q       Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Texas at Arlington, Texas, USA in 1998.

q       MS and BS in Computer Engineering from Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan in 1992 and 1989, respectively.


Working Experience:


q       Feb. 2004 Now: Chairman, Computer Engineering Department, Hijjawi Faculty for Engineering Technology, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan.

q       1998 Now: Assistant Professor with the Department of Computer Engineering, Hijjawi Faculty for Engineering Technology,, Yarmouk University, Jordan.

q       1997 1998: Software Development Engineer, Anritsu Company, Richardson, Texas.

DSP Lead Engineer, DNA Enterprises, Richardson, Texas.


Research Interests:


Image and video indexing, medical imaging, functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), pattern recognition, data engineering, and computer networks, and distance- and e-learning.


Other Activities:


q       Asset Manger, Yarmouk University Regional Cisco Networking Academy (CCNA, CCAI)

q       Instructor, Microsoft IT Academy - Yarmouk University (MCSE+I)

q       Member of IEEE Computer Society.