Present Position: Professor of Plant Breeding, Agronomy Dept., Faculty of Agriculture, Cairo University, Egypt, Since 1992.Ph.D. Degree: 1978, Institute of Genetics and Plant Breeding, Sofia, Bulgaria. Prizes: 1. State Prize of Encouragement in Agriculture Science For the Year 2002. 2. Cairo University Prize in Multidiscipline and Future Sciences For the Year 2007.Theses Supervision: 48 Completed (24 M Sc and 24 Ph D) and 9 Going On. Managing Director of Arab Journal of Biotechnology, Arab Council of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research (ACGSSR), Cairo University, Egypt. Number of Published Scientific Papers: 172.