License, University Einshams, Cairo, 1960. Doctor of Letters, Lyon (France) University, 1967. Diploma in clinical criminology, Lyon (France) University, 1965.
Associate professor psychology, Lebanese U., Beirut, 1968-1983; professor, Lebanese U., Beirut, 1983-1990; professor psychology, U. Bahrain, since 1991; department chairman psychology, U. Bahrain, 1994-1996; chairman academic staff promotions, U. Bahrain, since 1997. Senior consultant Unicef-Escwa, Beirut, 1980-1990, UNDO, Manama-Bahrain, 1991-1992. Trainer in field.
Member American Psychological Association, IACCP, International Center of Photography.
Married Nuha Mohamed Bayoumi, January 29, 1971. Children: Hatem, Dania.