Dr. Khodr holds a Bsc and Msc degrees in physics from Kuwait University and Ms and Ph.D in Engineering from Oklahoma University. He has worked in several international companies including Halliburton and Motorola before returning to Middle East region. Since 2001, he has worked in several universities in the region, established and developed several higher education engineering departments and currently he is an Associate Professor in the School of Engineering at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah in United Arab Emirates. As a education technology consultant, he provides training to higher education faculty and school teachers on using technology tools in their classrooms to better implement technology based learning methodologies.
One of his research interests and work is in using flipped learning methodology in education particularly engineering and science education. His journal and conference publications in this area gained him several grants in the last few years. He is currently a member in the Flipped Learning Network, Global Flipped Learning Organization, and the American Society for Engineering Education. Also, he is Internationally Certified Flipped Learning Educator.