Yousef Abuhmaidan, Ph.D


Al Ain Campus



Name: Prof. Yousef A Abuhmaidan


Academic Rank: Professor

Date of birth: 20/5/1956

Major: Applied Psychology in Behavior Analysis ( Behavior Modification)

Place of birth: Amman Jordan

Nationality: Jordanian

Address Al Ain University of Science and Technology.



     - PhD in Psychology ( Applied Behavior Analysis and Behavior Modification)   

             from Western  Michigan University.

     - Masters degree in Psychology ( Applied Behavior Analysis and Behavior  


     - Bachelor degree in Psychology . Jordanian University

Working Experiences:

  1. Faculty member at the faculty at Al-ain university 2016
  2. Faculty member in many universities inside and outside  Jordan. I worked as a dean in several universities.

Association membership:

  1. A member at Applied Behavior Analysis Association
  2. A member at Saudi Education and Psychology Group
  3. A member at Jordan  Association of  Psychology
  4. An editor at a refereed journal in Jordan

 Published Research:

I have published many researches and scientific articles and the most recent one is:

-          University   Adjustment and Its Relation to the Characteristics of Extroversion and Neuroticism. Together with Dr. Marwan Al-Zoubi  International  Proceeding of Economics Developmental and Research.  Humanity  and Social science (ICHSS2014).  volume 80


Written Books

  1. A book titled "Interpersonal and Positive Interaction skills" Dar Ithra publication . Amman : Jordan. Co author  Published 2016
  2. A book titled " Introduction To Psychology"  co author . published 2015
  3. A book titled " Behavior Modification: Theory And Application" published 2003
  4.  A book titled " Behavioral Therapy for family problems and society.   published 1997

Other Activities:

  1. Translating  and reviewing several text books
  2. Participating in writing manuals and leaflets and attending media interviews
  3.  Preparing and giving specialized workshops
  4. I taught many courses in Psychology at different levels, BA,MA and PhD  


Western Michigan University, US, 1989