Al-Tamimi is an Assistant Professor in the Computer Eng. Dept. at Yarmouk University, Jordan. He received his Master and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis in 2007 and 2010 respectively. He taught several courses that tackle software engineering concepts and best practices. He co-founded Innovation Lab and Research and Industry incubators. He supervised several award winning senior and graduate projects. He served as judge in the last two seasons of the Jordan National Technology Parade. He recently served as a mentor in the 2013 NYUAD hackathon for social good in the Arab world.