Faculty & Staff

Administrators

Maria Suñga, MBA, Primary Designated School Official (PDSO)
Reema Awadallah, BA, Business Office Manager
Ulziikhand Chuluunbaatar, MBA, HR Coordinator
Diana Davila, MBA, Registrar
Ernesto Ragunton, MBA, Director of Student Financial Services

Faculty

Munther Alraban, MSIS, Dean, School of Computer Information Sciences
Sergei Andronikov, PhD, Dean, School of Business
John Bozeman, PhD, Chief Academic Officer and Dean, Undergraduate Studies
Mark Dreisonstok, PhD, Interim Director, ESL
Elisa Everts, PhD, Director of ESL, Associate Undergraduate Dean
Suk Lee, PhD, Department Chair, Accounting
Moneim Zribi, DBA, Dean of Distance Education

Accounting Faculty

Salman Farhat, MBA, Management, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA; BS, Business Administration, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA

Parshwa Jain, MBA, Accounting, University of Northern Virginia, Manassas, VA; BComm Hons, Accounting and Business Administration, University of New Delhi, New Delhi, India

Thomas Kanu, DBA, Finance, Argosy University, Arlington, VA; MBA, Management, Strayer University, Arlington, VA

Alvin Laich, MBA, Management, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH; BBA, Accounting, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH

Suk Lee, PhD, Organization and Management, Capella University, Minneapolis, MN; MBA, Loyola College; BS, Accounting, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

Evgeniy Rikov, MBA, University of North America, Vienna, VA; BSc, Accounting, Girne American University, Kyrenia, Cyprus

Obaid Satti, MSAC, American College of Commerce & Technology, Falls Church, VA

Qiu Zhao, MBA, Accounting, University of Northern Virginia, Manassas, VA; BSEE, Electronic Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, Peoples’ Republic of China

Business Faculty

Muhammed Abbasi, MBA, Finance, University of Northern Virginia, Manassas, VA

Sabreen Alraban, MPH, Public Health, Concentration: Global Health, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA; BS magna cum laude, Community Health, George Mason University Fairfax, VA

Sergei Andronikov, PhD, Soil Science, Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, Russia; MBA, Executive MBA, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

Benjamin Davis, PhD, MBA, Business Administration, Northcentral University, Prescott, AZ; MML, Rockbridge Seminary, Springfield, MO; LLM with Distinction, The University of Derby, Derby, East Midlands, England; MA, University of Wales, Cardiff, Wales; MS with Honors, American Military University, Charlestown, WV; MTh, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, England; DMinn, St. Mary’s Seminary and University, Baltimore, MD; AB, Economics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; AB, Economics, University of Michigan, Dearborn, MI

Salman Farhat, MBA, Management, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA; BS, Business Administration, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA

Charles Habis, MPH, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA; BA, Sociology, East Bay University, Hayward, CA

Farhad Khalatbari, EdD, Higher Education, The George Washington University, Washington, DC; MA, Higher Education and Human Development, The George Washington University, Washington, DC; BA, College of Mass Communications (Tehran College of Communication), Tehran, Iran

Casandra Levine, DBA, Business Administration, Argosy University, Washington, DC; MPA, Public Administration, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ; BA, Psychology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ

Rabha Nabati, MS, Computer Information Systems, American College of Commerce & Technology, Falls Church, VA; Diplôme d’Études Supéieures Approfondies (Diploma of Advanced Higher Studies) [Master’s degree] Driot Public, spécialité: Droit des Organisations Internationales et Communautaries (Public Law, specialty: Law of Community and International Organizations), Université Mohammed V – Agdal, Rabat, Morocco; Licence en Droit (Licenciate in Law), International Relations and Moroccan Legal Studies, Université Mohammed V – Agdal, Rabat, Morocco

Iwuanyanwu Obioma, EdD, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL; MS, Management Information Systems, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA

Stephen Onu, DBA, Business Administration, MBA, Global Management, University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ

Nikolova Petya, PhD, Political Science, New Bulgarian University, Sofia, Bulgaria; MBA, Management, New Bulgarian University, Sofia, Bulgaria; MALD, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Medford, MA; MA, Political Science, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

Carlos Padilla, PhD, Economics, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT; MA, Economics, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT; BA with High Honors, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Pedras, Puerto Rico

Michael Piellusch, DBA, Business Administration, Argosy University, Arlington VA; MS, Engineering Management & Leadership with Distinction, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA; MBA, Data Systems and MA, English Literature, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

Thakur Pudasani, MPA, Public Administration, Purbanchal University, Biratnagar, Nepal; BA, Public Administration, Purbanchal University, Biratnagar, Nepal; BA, Economics, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal

Salman Qureshi, MS, Computer Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI; BS, Electrical Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Evgeniy Rikov, MBA, University of North America, Vienna, VA; BSc, Accounting, Girne American University, Kyrenia, Cyprus

Hector Sandoval, MS, Economic Policy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL

Nelson Sarin, MS, West Coast University, Los Angeles, CA; BS, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA

William Victor Schipper, PhD, Education Administration, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; MA, Education, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA; BA, Social Science, California State College, Chico, Chico, CA

Melesse Semegne, PhD, Public Health with Excellence; MA, Regional and Local Development; BA, Sociology and Social Administration, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

William Smith, PhD, Social Systems Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; MBA, Personal and Organizational Behavior, Business Administration, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Austin Yekpabo, EdD, Educational Leadership, Delaware State University, Dover, Delaware; MBA, Management, Eastern University, St. Davids, PA

Nazar Younis, PhD, Industrial Engineering, Penn State University, University Park, PA; MEng, Industrial Engineering, Penn State University, University Park, PA

Moneim Zribi, DBA, Apollos University, Huntington Beach, CA; MSAC, American College of Commerce & Technology, Falls Church, VA; MBA, Management, I-Global University, Annandale, VA; MBA, Accounting, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA; MS, Conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

Computer Information Sciences Faculty

Mazin Abbas, MS, Applied Information Technology, BS, Information Systems & Operations Management, George Mason University

MD Akaram, MSCIS, American College of Commerce & Technology, Falls Church, VA

Munther Alraban, MS, Information Management, George Washington University, Washington, DC

Ashfaq Anwar, MS, Management Information Systems, Strayer University, Falls Church, VA; MPH, Public Health, University of Glascow, Glascow, Scotland

Godson Chukwuma, EdD, Organizational Leadership, NOVA Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Post graduate studies, INFT, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA; MSEE, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL; BS, Electrical Engineering, Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA

Eroglu, Sam (Salih), MS, Computer Security Management, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA; Bachelor of Science (BSc), Mechanical Engineering, University of Erciyes, Kayceri, Turkey

Dammlash Gebre, MBA, Management Information Systems, Business, Southeastern University, Washington, DC; BS, Computer Science, Southeastern University, Washington, DC

Albert Dominic, PhD, Applied Management and Decision Science (AMDS), Information Systems Management, Walden University, Minneapolis, MN; MS Information Systems, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA; BSEE, Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA

Mohamed Kamara, PhD, Applied Management and Decision Science (AMDS), Walden University, Minneapolis, MN; MS, Communications Technology, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA

Ali Mehrabi, PhD, Engineering Science, The University of the Mississippi, University, MS; MS, Electrical Engineering, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK; BS, Electrical Engineering, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Moussavi, Mohammad (Moe), PhD, Communications and Computer Engineering, The George Washington University, Washington, DC; MS, Electrical Engineering, The George Washington University, Washington, DC

Hala Nouh, MS, Network Management, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA

Iwuanyanwu Obioma, EdD, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL; MS, Management Information Systems, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA

Mehdi Rashidian, DSc, Medical Engineering, MS, Computer Science, The George Washington University, Washington, DC; BSEE, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS

Raied Salman, PhD, Computer Science, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA; PhD, Electrical Engineering & Electronics, Brunel University, London, United Kingdom, MSc, Control Engineering & Instrumentation, BSc, Engineering Technology, University of Technology, Baghdad, Iraq

David Saloman, PhD, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, MPhil, Electrical Engineering, Brunel University, London, United Kingdom; BS, Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC

Melesse Semegne, PhD, Public Health with Excellence; MA, Regional and Local Development; BA, Sociology and Social Administration, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Jamal Nouh-Shajaiah, PhD, Mathematics, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI; MA, Mathematics, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

Farzan Soroushi, MS, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Hashem Tabrizi, MS, Information Technology, University of Maryland University College; BS, Electronics Engineering Technology, Capitol Technology University, Laurel MD

Nikita Walker, PhD, Informational Technology Management, Organization and Management, Capella University, Minneapolis, MN; MEM, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA; BS, Computer Science, Alcorn State, Alcorn, MS

Nazar Younis, PhD, Industrial Engineering, Penn State University, University Park, PA; MEng, Industrial Engineering, Penn State University, University Park, PA

General Studies Faculty

Sabreen Alraban, MPH, Public Health, Concentration: Global Health, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA;  BS magna cum laude, Community Health, George Mason University Fairfax, VA

Vargha Azad, EdD, Educational Leadership, NOVA Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, MS, Information Systems, Strayer University; MPhil, Economics, The George Washington University, Washington, DC; MS, Economics, Texas A&I University, Kingsville, TX

John Bozeman, PhD, MS, Science and Technology Studies, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA; MA, Religious Studies, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; MA, Religion, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; MS, Environmental Engineering Science, BA, with High Honors, Religion, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Edward Campana, MA, Religious Education, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC; BA, Philosophy, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC

Mark Dreisonstok, PhD, German, Georgetown University, Washington, DC; MA, English Philology, German Literature, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany; BA, Comparative Literature, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, FL

Hamid Keshavarzia, MS, Information Systems, Strayer University, Alexandria, VA; MSc, Mechanical Engineering, Université Laval, Québec City, Canada; BSc, Physics, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada

Casandra Levine, DBA, Business Administration, Argosy University, Washington, DC; MPA, Public Administration, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ; BA, Psychology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ

Michael Stavlund, MDiv, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School Deerfield, IL; BA, magna cum laude, Biblical Studies, Trinity International University, Deerfield, IL

English as a Second Language Faculty

Elisa Everts, PhD, Linguistics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC; MA, Linguistics, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL; BA, Spanish, English, and Education, Evangel University, Springfield, MO

Gabriel Villatoro, BS, Elementary Education, University of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC