Husaini was born in Pidie, 1960. Completed his Bachelor Degree in History Studies Program FKIP Unsyiah (1985). In 1994 he completed his Master's Program in Faculty of Letters, University of Indonesia, in Archeology. Then in 2010 completed a Doctoral Program (S3) Study at the Southern Archaeological Research Center of the Universiti Sains Malaysia, the concentration of Islamic Archeology of Southeast Asia. As a lecturer, in addition to teaching, also conducts research and community service. Active in seminars and become members and administrators of professional and civic organizations such as the board of MSI (Masyarakat Sejangwan Indonesia) Branch of Banda Aceh, members of Indigenous Pema MAA (Majelis Adat Aceh), and board of IPJI (Ikatan Penulis dan Jurnalis Indonesia) Aceh Province.