Master of Science, King Fahd University Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, City University, London, 1988.
Manager petroleum refining Research Institute, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, 1980-1985, associate professor chemical engineering department, 1985-1989, assistant professor and project manager, since 1989, professor chemical engineering department, since 2001. Member United Nations Environmental Program, Committee on Effects of Ozone Depletion, New York City, since 1989.
Member American Society for Testing and Materials, New York Academy of Sciences, American Chemical Society, Society of Plastic Engineers.
Son of Wasim Hamid Rizvi and Safia Naim Redhwi, February 4, 1978. Children: Faisal, Ahmad, Salma, Ali.