Wshar Ali Ismael is a Lecturer in the Department of Chemistry, Education College at Salahaddin University-Erbil, where he has been since 1994. He has taught Instrumental Analysis, Analytical Chemistry, and Chemical Safety. He received a B.Sc. from Salahaddin University-Erbil in 1988, and an M.S. from the Salahaddin University-Erbil in 1992. He received his Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from the Salahaddin University-Erbil in 2004.

His research interests span both FIA and Chemiluminescence. Much of his work has been on determination of elements and pharmaceutical drugs. In addition, he has made numerous contributions to bioethanol production from lignocellulose materials. He has participated in numerous conferences in Florence, Italy, Prague, Czech, Mnuchin, Germany, and Las Vegas, USA.