M Architectural Engineering, Tehran University, 1980. Postgraduate Diploma, International Institute of Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering, Delft, The Netherlands, 1986. Master Environmental Engineering, University Connecticut, 1996.
Master Environmental Engineering, University New Haven, 1991.
City planner Ministry of Housing and City Planning, Tehran, Iran, 1981—1982. Instructor Ministry of energy Abbaspour Education and Research Center, Iran, 1982—1989. Research assistant Uniroyal Chemical Company, Middlebury, Connecticut, 1991—1992.
Technical writer University Connecticut Environmental Research Institute, Storrs, since 1996.
Member of Ground Water Association North America.
Married Afarin Rahmanifar. 1 child Avishen.