Shuokr Qarani Aziz was born in Erbil, Iraq.  He received B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering and M.Sc. degree in Sanitary Engineering from Salahaddin University-Erbil, Iraq, in 1993 and 2000, respectively; Ph.D. degree in Environmental Engineering from University Sains Malaysia (USM), Malaysia, in 2011. Dr. Shuokr received Professor degree in 2018.

Currently, Dr. Shuokr is the dean of the College of Engineering, Salahaddin University -Erbil, Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. He published 95 papers in local and ISI journals and conferences. Furthermore, he published 25 scientific subjects in local magazines and newspapers. In addition, he published 2 books and 5 book chapters on wastewater quality and treatment processes. He is Editorial and reviewer Board for more than 20 International Journals. He is worked and interested in the fields of  water and wastewater treatment, solid waste management, EIA, noise pollution,  sustainability, design of sanitary, water supply, firefighting, irrigation and storm sewer systems.