College / Department

Teaching areas

Physics and Astronomy

Research areas

Astronomy: Studying the integrated spectra of Star Clusters to extract their properties and use it to trace the formation and chemical history of the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC) galaxy.


BS, Jordan University of Science and Technology, 2005
MS, University of Cincinnati, 2008
PhD, University of Cincinnati, 2012

Professional experience

Assistant Professor, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE2012 - present
Research Assistant, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA2009 - 2012
Teaching Assistant, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA2006 - 2009


American Astronomical Society (AAS), International Astronomical Union (IAU), American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT), Arab Astronomical Society (ArAS)
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