B.S. with first class honor from King Fahd
University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), 1978.
M.S. and Ph.D. with first class honor from
University of Colorado at Boulder, 1981, 1985.
Excellency in research award, KFUPM, 1993.
British Council Scholarship, Summer 1990.
Fulbright Scholarship, 1994.
Selected for Who’s Who in the World, 1995.
Selected for Who’s Who in Science and
Selected for Who’s Who in Finance and Industry,
Selected as a member in Unsaturated Soil
Committee, TC 6, International Society of Soil Mechanics.
Evaluated as “Distinguished” by the KFUPM
Faculty and Personnel Committee for 15 consecutive years.
Member of the University Scientific Council,
Fellowship Grade from American Society of Civil
Vice-President of ASCE Local Chapter,
Associate Editor, Journal of Engineering