Present Position

Lecturer in Electrical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, since September 2001.




IT Certifications

  • Cisco CCNA Certified: Successfully Passed the Cisco CCNA Prometric Exam and have obtained the CCNA certificate.

  • CCNA 1 and CCNA 2 Academy Training: Completed hands-on training and exams at Cisco Regional Academy for CCNA teaching and to develop the Cisco Local Academy in Electrical Engineering Department at KFUPM.

  • Implementing and Administering Microsoft Windows 2000 Directory Services.

  • Java Programming.

  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) (Nov. 2000): Completed and Passed exams of Networking Essentials, Implementing and Supporting NT Server 4.0, Implementing and Supporting NT 4.0 Workstation, Implementing and Supporting NT Server 4.0 in the Enterprise, Internetworking with Microsoft TCP/IP on Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, and Implementing and Supporting Microsoft Internet Information Server 4.0.


Honors and Awards

  • Scholarship and Research Assistantship from KFUPM for graduate studies. (1999)

  • Received Gold Medal from N.E.D. University of Engineering & Technology. (1998)

  • Received Gold Medal from Siemens Engineering Company Pakistan. (1997)

  • Obtained First Rank in B.E. Final Year Electrical Engineering, N.E.D. University of Engineering and Technology. (1997)

  • Obtained First Rank in Second Year Electrical Engineering, N.E.D. University of Engineering and Technology. (1995)

  • First Prize in Electrical Engineering Technology Exhibition from N.E.D. University Karachi. (1993)


Academic Trainings

Successfully Attended and actively participated in the following training workshops organized by the Deanship of Academic Development, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia.

  • Introduction to WebCT (July 2002)

  • Online Course Development using Macromedia Authorware (Sep. 2002)

  • How to be an Effective University Teacher (Sep. 2002)

  • Increasing Effectiveness as a University Teacher (Sep. 2002)

  • Critical Thinking (Sep. 2003)

  • Online Course Content Development using Macromedia Flash (May 2004)

  • Macromedia Flash MX 2004 as Authoring Tool to build e-learning Course Contents (Aug 2005)


Professional Affiliations