Dr. Talal Skaik received the B.Sc. degree in 2004 from the Islamic University, where he worked as a teaching assistant until 2006. He was awarded Hani Qaddumi scholarship and received M.Sc. degree in Communications Engineering with distinction in 2007 from the University of Birmingham, UK. He was awarded the ORSAS scholarship for doctoral study at the University of Birmingham, UK and received PhD degree in Microwave Engineering in 2011. Throughout his PhD study, he worked as a teaching assistant, and also as a research associate on micromachined microwave circuits. He is currently an associate professor at the Islamic University.