Bachelor of Science in Physics, Jordan University, 1973. Master of Science in Nuclear Physics, Jordan University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Nuclear Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1982.
Instructor physics, Amman (Jordan) Teacher Training College, 1974-1977; assistant professor physics, Yarmouk U., Irbid, Jordan, 1982-1986; associate professor physics, Yarmouk U., Irbid, Jordan, since 1986; research scientist, U. Petroleum & Minerals, Dharhan, Saudi Arabia, 1986-1990; director division science & technical, Arab Atomic Energy Agency, Tunis, Tunisia, 1990-1995; professor physics, Yarmouk U., Irbid, Jordan, since 1995.
Member American Physics Society, Jordan Physics Society, Jordan Radio Amateur Club.
Married Khetam Ahmed, July 23, 1976. Children: Majd, Osameh, Ahmed, Jafar, Khalid, Mejalli.