Bachelor's degree in Biology Department- University of Sulaimany
Master's degree in Molecular Genetics- University of Leicester

Shad Arif Mohammed, was born in Aug. 27, 1988. He obtained his BSc. In General Biology at University of Sulaimani, and his MSc. in Molecular Genetics at the University of Leicester, UK. His research was on developing a new fly model of Huntington’s disease (HD). He has published one journal article. His research interests include: Bioinformatics, Evolutionary Genetics, and Developmental Genetics. He is currently teaching Cell Biology and Genetics at the department of MLS /Komar University for Science and Technology.