Assistant Professor – Department of Developmental Sciences – Faculty of Business and Economics – Al-Quds University. Director of the Institute for Sustainable Development between 2003 and 2012. A master’s degree in environmental sciences and management-University of Jordan and a PhD in hydrogeology and environment -University of Freiberg – Germany, both with a scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).
Chairperson and a member of scientific committees with attendance and chairing sessions in a number of international and local scientific conferences in the fields of management and economics, tourism and development, energy and environmental protection. Fields of Research interests, scientific publishing (papers, reports, books and chapters in books and posters), teaching and supervising master’s thesis are: scientific research, environment and sustainable development, land-use management and planning, renewable energy, eco-tourism, environmental impact assessment and management of water and natural resources. Many letters of thanks and appreciation from the university administration for the distinguished management of the Institute of Sustainable Development, and from the dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics and the head of Department of Developmental Sciences for chairing and participating in many academic and research committees (postgraduate committees, academic development committees, and scientific research committees).