Professor of Analytical Chemistry, Chemistry Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia




Nationality:                                           Jordanian

Address in Saudi Arabia                    KFUPM, Box 650, Dhahran, 31261, Saudi Arabia

Telephone:                                           966-3-860-2611 (Office)

                                                               966-3-860-6532 (Home)


Address in Jordan                                P O Box  8775, Amman, Jordan

Telephone:                                            962-6-585-1272




B.Sc.:   Chemistry (Honors), University of Alexandria, 1967 .

Ph.D.:   Analytical Chemistry, University of Wales, Cardiff, 1977.

Ph.D. Thesis:  Studies on Carrier Systems as Ion-selective Electrodes.



Employment History

July 2001-Present                     Professor, Chemistry Department,                      KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

May 1986-July 2001                Associate Professor, Chemistry Department,    KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

Sept.1982-May 1986               Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department,     KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

Sept.1977-Sept.1982               Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department,    University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan.

October 1975-July 1977          Research Associate, University of Wales, Cardiff, UK.

Sept.1967-Sept. 1974              School Teacher, Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia.


Educational Grants

University of Wales scholarship for the Ph.D degree.


Membership in Professional Associations

A member of the Royal Society of Chemistry and Chartered Chemist (U.K.)
A member of the Saudi Arabian International Chemical Sciences

Chapter of the American Chemical Society