Faculty & Research, Harvard Business School

Dr. Sayeed Ghani

Associate Dean, Faculty of Computer Science

Dr. Sayeed Ghani has a B.S. from MIT and M.S. and Ph.D from Columbia University in Electrical Engineering. His field of expertise is in Wireless and Mobile communications. He is presently Associate Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science at IBA and has also been a member of the Board of Governors of IBA. Dr. Ghani also has over 12 years of industry experience prior to joining IBA in 2001 as Chairman of the Center for Computer Studies

Dr. Ghani has worked as a Member of Technical Staff at NYNEX Science & Technology in the US, where he was heavily involved in the Standards process of high-speed data services and ATM networks. He has been employed as IT Head for ABN AMRO Bank and State Life Insurance Corporation of Pakistan. Dr. Ghani has also been a pioneer in introducing VSAT and Internet services in Pakistan and has been involved in various software development projects throughout his career. He has also worked at GTE Labs and the MIT Laboratory for Computer Science in the US and Lever Brothers in Pakistan. Dr. Ghani has a number of publications in leading IEEE journals and conferences and has presented papers and conducted seminars in various forums in both the US and Pakistan. He has also been part of a Silicon Valley startup company as Director Telecommunications. His current research interests at IBA include Wireless Sensor Networks, simulation and performance analysis of wireless networks, performance issues in Mobile Ad hoc, WiMAX and LTE. He is presently also supervising four PhD students.