Bachelor in Commerce, Cairo University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Cairo University, 1994. Master of Arts in Economics, American University, Cairo, 1990.
Research assistant American University, 1988-1989, fellow, 1992-1994. Economist Arab Bank Plc, Cairo, 1990-1992. Assistant professor Al-Al Bayt University, Mafraq, Jordan, 1995-1996.
Assistant professor, director Center for Studies, Consultant and Community Service Hashemite University, Zarqa, Jordan, since 1996. Consultant University Jordan, since 1995.
Member American Economics Association, Econometric Society United Kingdom, Environmental Association Jordan.
Married Mai Khaled Salman, Aug 16, 1990. Children: Dima, Omar.