Dr. Mahmoud Abu-Joudeh, is an Associate Professor of Mathematics and physics and has been in higher education for more than 25 years. Dr. Abu-Joudeh earned his Ph.D. in Surface Physics from West Virginia University in 1984; M.S. in Math and Computer Science from Ohio University in 1982; M.S. in Physics from Ohio University in 1981; and B.S. in Physics and Mathematics from Jordan University in 1975. Dr. Abu-Joudeh has vast teaching and program development background that spans from Middle and High School basic STEM teacher training projects to advanced undergraduate and graduate STEM projects implemented at both public and private institutions of higher education.