Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia, 1997.
Assistant professor School of Veterinary Medicine, Shahid Chamran University, Ahwaz, 1998—2001, head basic science department, 1999—2001. Postdoctoral research fellow Bernhard-Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Hamburg, Germany, since 2001.
Member of American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (associate).
Married Pooran Pasdar, September 19, 1966. Children: Mehrdad Jelodar, Ashkan Jelodar.