M.S., Lehigh University; B.S., King Abdulaziz University
Information systems design and analysis; computer networks; e-commerce
Ahmed Banafa has extensive experience in operations and management as well as a research background in a variety of systems techniques and analysis. He is a member and reviewer with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), a certified Microsoft Office Specialist, and has served as a reviewer and technical contributor for several business and technical books. He has worked as an instructor in business and technology at several universities and colleges, including the University of California, Berkeley; California State University, East Bay; Ohlone College; and Heald College. In 2012 and 2010, he was recognized with the Parthenon award for best instructor from Heald College, and in 2003 he received a Certificate of Honor from the City and County of San Francisco.