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To ensure that the University of North America accomplishes its mission to provide high quality practitioner-oriented graduate programs, the University utilizes an expert professional faculty who have exceptional academic credentials and are senior practitioners in their fields. 

These experienced professionals help students remain current with accelerating trends and evolving issues in enterprise management and information technology so they may rapidly apply what they learn to their jobs and continue to advance their careers.





Teaching Area

Applicable Degrees Held

Steve Allen


MS, National Resource Management, National Defense University’s Eisenhower School for National Security Strategy and Resource Management, DC

Shirley Chen

Accounting, Finance

MBA, Finance, George Washington University, DC


David E. Frick

Management, Project Management

PhD, Business Administration, Girne American University, Cyprus

MBA, Business Administration, Strayer University, VA

MS, Strategic Studies, US Army War College, PA

Adolfo Gorriaran

CS/IT Co-Lead

Information Technology, Management, Human Resources

DBA, Human Resource Management, Nova Southeastern University, FL MSIM, Information System Management, DeVry University, IL

MPA, Public Administration, Troy University, AL

MBA, Business Administration, Webster University, MO

David O. Harper

Business Lead

Research Methods, Technology, Management

EdD, Human Resource Development, George Washington University, DC

MS, Business Information Technology Management, Johns Hopkins University, MD

John T. Hsu

Computer Science, Information Technology

MS, Computer Science, Southeastern University, DC

Wallace Hu

Information Technology

MA, Urban Affairs & Public Policy, University of Delaware, DE

MS, Information Systems Engineering, University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, China

Josh Khosrofian


BS, Business Administration, Liberty University, VA

Certificate, Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Chung-yin (Betty) Koo

Computer Science, Programming

MS, Information Systems, George Mason University, VA

Ali Mehrabi

CS/IT Co-Lead

Computer Science, Information Technology

PhD, Engineering Science, University of Mississippi, MS

MS, Electrical Engineering, Oklahoma State University, OK

James Moses


MS, Japanese Business Studies, Chaminade University, HI

MPA, Madras Christian College, Madras, India

Mohammad Moussavi

Computer Science, Information Technology

DSc, Communications, The George Washington University, DC

MS, Engineering and Applied Science, The George Washington University, DC

Boris Nikolov

International Business, Management

PhD, Anthropology, Johns Hopkins University, MD

MS, Anthropology, Johns Hopkins University, MD

Michael Oliver

English, General Education

PhD, Theatre and Performance Studies, University of Maryland, MD; MFA, Virginia Tech, VA; BA, English, Virginia Tech, VA

Gary Rucker

Accounting, Finance, Information Technology

MIS, Information System, Strayer University, DC

MBA, Management, Jones International University, CO

Mitchell Schoenberg

Accounting, Finance

MAcc, Accounting, Florida Atlantic University, FL

CPA, FL and VA

Khem Raj Sharma

Research Methods, Quantitative Analysis

PhD, Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, HI; MA, Economics, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, HI

Farzan Soroushi

Computer Science, Information Technology

MS, Computer Science, University of Oklahoma, OK

James Turkvant

Accounting, Finance

DBA, Accounting, Argosy University, GA

MAMF, Accounting, Keller Graduate School of Management, GA

MBA, Accounting, Keller Graduate School of Management, GA

Kaichang Zhang

Computer Science

Information Technology

PhD, Physics, University of Maryland, MD

MS, Physics, University of Maryland, MD