Centennial College, Toronto, Aug 2010-to-date: At the Centennial College, SETAS, Department of ICET, Full Time Professor in Information & Communications Engineering Technologies
Centennial College, Toronto, Aug 2002- to Aug 2010: At the Centennial College, SETAS, Department of ICT, Full Time Professor in Information & Communications Engineering Technologies and Program Coordinator for Networking Programs, Ontario Diplomas as well as 4-year Bachelor of Applied Information Sciences Degree in Computer & Communication Networks. I was a member of the team that developed Bachelor Degree program in Software Systems: Design, Development and Management. I also was Program Coordinator for it from 2007-2009.
Seneca College, Humber College, Centennial College, Toronto, Oct. 97-Aug 2002 Sessional/ part-time Professor in Electronics & Computer Engineering. I Provided Laboratory based Teaching & Training for the following subjects: Integrated Electronics, Alternating Current Theory, Electronic Measurements, Electrical Fundamentals, and Mathematics, Electrical Systems and Control, Programmable Logic Controllers -MODICON 084 and IDEC MICRO-1, and Electrical Construction & Maintenance, Digital Communication Systems, Instrumentation, Electricity and Computer Peripherals. Participated in a committee set by the Ministry of Education and Training, Ontario for the revision of Computer Systems Technology Program standards.
Southampton Institute, now Solent University, Southampton, UK, Sep. 94-Sep. 97
Senior Faculty Member in Computer Studies at Systems Engineering Faculty. Duties included, providing teaching, laboratory supervision, advising students, curriculum development and developing scholarly activities in various subject areas such as, Information Technology, Microprocessor-based Systems, Computer-based Simulation, Electronic & Electrical Engineering, Control Systems Analysis and Design using MATLAB.
I have co-supervised three PhD students in areas of Natural Language Interface for Command Communications and Control application, Genetic Algorithm and Neural Network Applications in Industrial Control.
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK, Nov. 88-Jan. 93
Faculty Member in Electrical & Electronics Engineering. Duties included, providing teaching, laboratory supervision, advising students, curriculum development and developing scholarly activities in various subject areas such as Information Technology, Microprocessor Applications & Interfacing Techniques, Microcontroller Architecture, Design and Programming, Analogue & Digital Electronics, and Reliability Studies. I have co-supervised three Ph.D. students in areas of AI and Fuzzy Logic applications in power systems, Power Systems Reliability Studies and Neural Network Applications in Demand Forecasting.
Industrial (fifteen years of experience)
IBEXSIM, Surrey, England, UK, 1996-1997 Consulting Software Engineer- Design & Simulation
I have provided technical solutions for Business Re-engineering of off-shore oil facilities through System Analysis & Simulation. I designed an Artificial Intelligence-based framework for integrated simulation on heterogeneous Design/ Re-engineering Software Packages. The work was based on C++ / MODSIM II and SUPERSCAPE simulation environment.
Urban Aid Project of the Scottish Office at Dundee, UK, Apr. 94-Sep. 94 Technical Systems Support
Duties were to organize an IT set-up, hardware & software, to help Automatic Machine Translation.
Advanced Image Communications, London, UK, Feb. 93-Feb. 94 Information Technology Manager
I have managed the total System Development including System Integration & Testing, for a software-based image capture/ transmission and manipulation device for computer based surveillance applications.
Contract Programmer in England & Europe, 1985-88 Contract Programmer
On short contracts worked on various software development projects for industry in UK and Europe.
Electrical Eng. Dept., Queen Mary College, University of London, UK, 1982-85 Research Assistant & PhD Student
Designed and Developed Software for Quantitative & Qualitative Decision Making in mixed hydro-thermal Electric Power Generation Planning.
Electrical Eng. Dept., Queen Mary College, University of London, UK, Sep. 80-Mar. 82 Training & Research
I attended a training and research course in electrical power engineering and was awarded a Master of Science Degree in Electrical Power Engineering.