Dr Mahmoud Danaee is currently a senior lecturer at the Department of Social Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, UM. He was an academic member at Islamic Azad University (Iran) since 1998. Dr Mahmoud Danaee also was a member of scientific board in rural development institute of Iran and also was the general director of IT department in National Youth Organisation of Iran during 2000 to 2004. As a statistician, during last 23 years. He has taught courses in statistics, experimental design, advance statistical methods, Research Methodology at undergraduate and postgraduate level in different disciplines. He conducted many workshops and courses such as Basic and advance statistical methods using SPSS, Structural Equation Modelling (AMOS& Smart-PLS), Design of Experiments (RSM) in Iran and Malaysia. Dr Mahmoud Danaee was in charge of Research methodology and Statistic Help clinic (ReSH) in Academic Enhancement and Leadership Development Centre (ADeC) during 2016 – 2018 which supported UM academic staff and post graduate student from 14 faculties for their needs in conducting and analysis of research.