Shemer Shmariahu studied at Tel-Aviv University. In 1994 he became a Doctor of Philosophy.
Shemer Shmariahu is a geophysicist, data processing division Geophysical Institute Israel in Holon from 1984 to 1985, senior research geophysicist, r & d group, since 1995. Postdoctoral fellow University Bergen, Norway, 1994.
Member of EAGE, Swiss Education Group.
Shemer Shmariahu married to Hanna Zalmanovich on 28 August in 1977. They have four children: Talia Leonov, Sarit Kadari, Yosi, Avidan.