College / Department

Teaching areas

Inorganicchemistry, environmental chemistry, surface and material chemistry, applied spectroscopy

Research areas

Materials and surface Chemistry, Spectroscopy, Catalysis, Semiconducting Metal Oxide (SMO) sensors, andLuminescence sensors for water analysis


BS, Yarmouk University, 1989
MS, Yarmouk University, 1991
PhD, University of Maine, 2000

Professional experience

American University of Sharjah, U.A.E. Professor, 2012-current
American University of Sharjah, U.A.E. Associate Professor 2007 - 2012
American University of Sharjah, U.A.E. Assistant Professor 2003 - 2006
Sensor Research& Development Corp. U.S.A. Senior Chemist 2002 – 2003
University of Maine, Teaching & Research Associate 2000 - 2002


American Chemical Society (ACS)
+971 6 515 2409