Bachelor of Science in Physics, Basrah (Iraq) University, 1983. Master of Science in Physics, Yarmouk (Jordan) University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University Wales, Bangor.
Senior researcher, U. Wales, Bangor, 1990-1994; assistant professor, Jordan U. for Women, Amman, 1994-1995; assistant professor, Al al-Bayt U., Mafraq, Jordan, since 1995; head department physics, Al al-Bayt U., Mafraq, Jordan, since 1996. Consultant International Business Machines Corporation, SanJohse, 1990-1994.
Member Institute of Physics (United Kingdom).
Married Lama Issam Sakhnini, January 28, 1985. Children: Saba, Mustafa.