Bayoun was born in Beirut, Lebanon, where he received his BS and MS from the American University of Beirut. He received his PhD in Entomology from the Texas A&M University. He resides in Riverside, California and works as the Insectary and Quarantine Officer at the Entomology Department of University of California in Riverside. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Islamic Studies at the Graduate Theological Foundation. He taught Aqeedah and Fiqh As-Seerah (Jurisprudence of the Prophet’s Biography) at the Islamic American University, and has published several audio series on “Purification of the Heart," “Muslim Character," and other topics. Imad Bayoun is widely recognized for his commitment to religious education, especially among the youth, as a lecturer for the Muslim American Society (MAS).