Bachelor of Science, University Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1976. Master of Science, Colorado State University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, 1981.
Member faculty King Saud University, Riyadh, 1981—1984. Director Research Center, since 1984, chairman mathematics department, since 1985. Committee member Ministry of Education, Riyadh, 1981.
Consultant Saudi Arabian National Center for Science Technology, since 1985.
Member of London Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, American Mathematics Society.
Married Soaad Al-Rashed. Children: Haifa, Maha.