Zaid Muhammad obtained his bachelor’s degree in Human Physiology from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria Nigeria in 2015. He is currently pursueing an MSc att the same institution where he focuses on neurodegenerative diseases using drosophila melanogaster as a model organism.
Zaid has a teaching position with the Department of Human Physiology, Yobe State University, Nigeria. He is a member of the Neuroscience Society of Nigeria,(NSN), the Society of Neuroscientists of Africa(SONA), Physiological Society of Nigeria (PSN) and International Movement Disorder Society (MDS). Zaid is a TReND in Africa Neuroscience Summer school alumni.