Hiwa Hamad Azeez was born in Erbil-Iraqi Kurdistan  Region, in 1981. Hiwa is Lecturer of Nuclear Radiation Physics in the Department of Physics. He gained a B.Sc. degree in Physics from Salahaddin University-Erbil in 2004, and M.Sc. degree in Nuclear Radiation Physics from Salahaddin University-Erbil in 2010. He started an academic carrier in 2004 when he joined the work at Department of Physics/college of Education at Salahaddin University-Erbil as a lab demonstrator. He stayed with the job for 4 years. In 2010, after he obtained MSc degree, he got a position as an assistant lecturer and in 2014 he got a position as a lecturer.  - Since 2010 he started his contribution in teaching undergraduate.  He completed his PhD (Nuclear Radiation Physics) at Salahaddin University in 2020. He is currently teaching in Salahaddin University in Iraq. He published many highly impact scientific articles. His current research interests include nuclear radiation detection, environmental pollution and radiation protection.