2009-2012: PhD in Computer Science Engineering, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, Tsukuba University, Japan.
2007–2009: Master in Computer Science Engineering, Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering, Tsukuba University, Japan
2006-2007: Uncertified research student – Visual Information Processing Lab. – Tsukuba University – Japan.
2002-2004: Post graduate Diploma in programming and operating systems – Damascus University – Syria.
1997-2002: BSc. Electronic Engineering – Damascus University – Syria.
Professional experiences and qualifications:
September 2013 – Now:
Senior lecturer at Faculty of Engineering Technology, University Malaysia Pahang (UMP), Malaysia.
May 2012 – August 2013:
Associate Researcher at National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES), Tsukuba, Japan.
November 2008 – March 2012:
Part-time Job as Research Assistant on preparation of ocean model dataset for real-time air-sea co2 flux simulation for GOSAT project at National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES), Tsukuba, Japan.
July 2008 –March 2010:
Part-time Job as Teacher Assistant for computer courses given to the international students at Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) center in Tsukuba, Japan.
March 2004 – February 2006:
Coordinator Assistant for National Tempus Office in Syria, one of EU programmes in the field of Higher Education Reform. (TEMPUS = Trans European Mobility Programme for University Studies).
January 2003 – March 2004:
Maintenance Engineer at Modern Technology Trading Co. (MTT) – The company was the distributor of Proton & Subaru cars in Syria during my working period.
August 2003 – June 2006:
Teacher Assistant in Damascus University – Faculty of Informatics Engineering.
I was responsible for working with students in laboratories and teaching some practical issues, including;
– PC basics: (Windows, Word, Excel, Access PowerPoint, HTML).
– “Eagle” software to design Circuit boards.
– Basics of SQL.
– Programming languages: ‘Delphi ’, C++, VB and Java.
– ARC-GIS Software by Esri to analyze and build digital maps.
June – August 2003:
Part-time job at UNDP as coordinator assistant for MDGs (Millennium Development Goals), HDR (Human Development Report) and ICT (Information and communications technology) projects.
Hobbies: Reading and Swimming.