Abdullah Alhareth grew up in Najran, one of the southernmost cities of KSA. In May 2016, he graduated from Indiana University, Purdue University of Indianapolis (IUPUI) with a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. Afterward, he joined King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) to further his undergraduate studies and earned his Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering in May 2018. Currently, Alhareth is undertaking his Ph.D. candidacy under Professor Sigurdur Thoroddsen. He is a researcher at the Center of Excellence for Aeronautics and Astronautics (CEAA) at the King Abdulaziz City for Science Technology (KACST) and Stanford University.