Bachelor of Science, University Iraq, 1970. Master of Science, Michigan State University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Michigan State University, 1982.
Assistant professor, K.S. U., Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1983-1994; research associate, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1984-1987; assistant professor food science, Jordan U. Science and Technology, Irbid, 1987-1994; department chairman, Jordan U. Science and Technology, Irbid, 1994-1995; associate professor, Jordan U. Science and Technology, Irbid, since 1994. Food quality control consultant Ministry of Health, Amman, Jordan, 1989-1990.
Member Institute Food Science and Technology, Indian Association Food Scientists and Technologists, Potato Association Americans, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi.
Married Insaf G. Mazahreh, September 9, 1983. Children: Fady, Lisa, Shady.