Denomination: Sunni muslim
Lecturer, Faculty of Arts, King Abdulaziz University, later Assistant Professor, Faculty of Arts. Has contributed to the creation and development of King Abdulaziz University since its early stages as a non-governmental institution. Chairman of First Conference of Saudi Men of Letters organized by the Faculty of Arts, King Abdulaziz University.
Member of Islamic Economic Conference, London 1977. University Mission Conference, Riyadh. Executive Meeting of WACAL, Taipei, China (Taiwan) 1977.
Associate Professor of History and former Dean of the Faculty of Arts, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah.