Hold a PhD in philosophy from University of California, Santa Barbara.
Also hold a Doctorate degree in Pharmacology from Tehran University of Medical Science.
Research in the field of Philosophy (focused on Philosophy of religion, Ethics ,and Epistemology), Theology and Mysticism.
Currently a faculty member of California State University.
Professor of Medicine and Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Born in Abadan, Iran, 1951
MD degree from Pahlavi University Shiraz, Iran, 1977
Specialty in Internal Medicine, Shiraz University, Iran 1977-1980
Specialty and subspecialty training in Internal Medicine and Nephrology at: University of Virginia, Charlottesville (1984-1986), University of Wisconsin (1986-1988), and Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri (1988-1991)
Faculty of Medicine and Nephrology (Clinician Scientist) at Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri since 1991.
Board of Directors of the Shiia Islamic Educational Center, Saint Louis, MO
Board of Directors of Iranian Cultural Society of Mid West
Vice President of Islamic Medical Association of North America – Saint Louis Chapter
President of Faculty Assembly at Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Director of Muslims for Progress Monthly Conferences at Washington University, Saint Louis, MO since 2003
President of AAUP (Association of American University Professors) - Saint Louis University Chapter
Board of Directors of Iranian American Cultural Society of Midwest.
Born in 1951 in Tehran, Iran.
BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Sharif University of Technology in 1973.
Moved to US to continue education in 1977.
MS and PhD in Nuclear Engineering from UC Berkeley in 1978 and 1984 respectively.
Has over 28 years of experience in Power Industry.