Faculty Lead, Academic Initiatives
Firasat primarily serves as the faculty lead for Advance IT Minnesota’s efforts to develop innovative business and technology curriculum, host industry-faculty events, run student competitions, and conduct security and technology assessments. Firasat has a bachelor’s in civil engineering, master’s in management of information systems (MIS), and a doctorate in business administration. He holds multiple industry certifications in information technology, security and forensics. He has substantial academic and professional experience, including various IT management roles and as an educator. He is familiar with the design and management of online learning in corporate and academic environments.
Firasat serves as a part-time faculty member in Metropolitan State University’s MIS program and Minneapolis Community and Technical College’s IT program, leading courses in MIS and security. Contact Firasat at 612.659.7226 or via email.