Professor Emeritus of the Institute for the History of Arabic Science (IHAS), University of Aleppo
Founder and first director of the Institute (IHAS).
Associate of the Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IHPST), University of Toronto.
Member of the International Scientific Committee of the UNESCO’s project: The Different Aspects of Islamic Culture, and the chief editor of Volume IV: Science and Technology in Islam.
Member of the editorial committee of the Journal of the History of Arabic Science (JHAS).
Corresponding member of the International Academy of the History of Science.
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