Bachelor of Science in Animal Production, Alemaya University, Ethiopia, 1986. Master of Science in Animal Genetics and Breeding, National Dairy Research Institute Demmed University, India, 2002. Doctor of Philosophy in Animal Genetics and Breeding, Wageningen University, Netherlands, 2008.
Junior research officer, livestock breeding Ethiopian Institute Agricultural Research, Adami Tulu, 1986—1987, assistant research officer, livestock breeding Werer, Bako, 1988—1996, associate researcher, livestock breeding and genetics Debre Birhan, 1996—2007. Senior researcher & head, livestock breeding and genetics Directorate Debre Birhan Research Center Ethiopian Institute Agricultural Research, 2008. Part-time lecturer, animal genitics and breeding.
Member of Ethiopian Society Animal Production.
Married Yeshihareg Mammo, December 1, 1986. Children: Henok Solomon, Yordanos Solomon.