Acquired PhD and M. Phil degree leading to drug design. Over 25 years experience of research and teaching. Professionally associated with the institutions including, Univ. of Sulaimaniyah, Iraq, College of Pharmacy, KSU, Saudi Arabia and ZCHRTM, HAAD, AbuDhabi; Dubai Medical College . At present, serving Ajman University as faculty; teaching graduate and postgraduate students. Served as HOD in ZCHRTM, AbuDhabi; Executive Consultant and Research Manager, for Res. Laboratories affiliated to Dubai Medical College ; supervised, Research professional team and students. Selected as WHO Adviser for Eastern Mediterranean Region (Temp.), for herbal medicine; co-authored the book “ Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE, HAAD, UAE ; received awards on Research presentations; member of several committees in the past and present; involved in the pre-clinical research on medicinal plants; record of having over 100 publications /presentation; Supervised a number of Research projects of Graduate and Post-graduate students; engaged in three AU funded research projects.