DBA, Strategic Management, California Miramar University, 2021
Ph.D., Public Health, Central University of Nicaragua/Texila American University, South America, 2017
Master of Public Health (MPH), University of Ibadan, Nigeria, 2013
Bachelor of Nursing Science (BNSc), Registered Nurse/Midwife, Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State; 2005
Areas of Interest: Healthcare financing, affordable healthcare for developing countries, Community based health insurance, quality of life studies
Dissertation Topic/Dissertation Area: Evidence-Based Healthcare Financing Option for Developing Countries
DBA Relevant Experience: Kemi (for short) currently works with the California State Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation and with Coastcare Partners as an Associate Care Manager. Her immense healthcare-related 15-year work experience ranged from serving in the education sector, working closely with both national and international agencies in Nigeria to floating her own organization in Nigeria. This diverse experience has equipped me to critically assess individual, family, and community healthcare problems and to systematically develop evidence-based solutions that will facilitate ultimately their improved quality of life. With her background in the nursing profession and work experience in the healthcare sector both at the local and international scenes with the public and private sectors, she aspires to be a renowned leader in the healthcare sector in her home country (Nigeria).
Publications: She has 13 publications mostly centered on healthcare financing and lifestyle studies. Current ongoing studies – Antecedents of Health-Seeking Behaviour of Nigerians Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic (survey link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZKD7667 ); Demo-Geographic and Symptomatic Pattern of Death in Kano State Central Areas from January to May 2020
Special Skills: Data Analysis – IBM SPSS (High expertise level) and Excel (Medium), Epi-info and R (Minimal expertise); Grant/Program/Project Management, Grant/Proposal writing
Contact: [email protected], [email protected]
DBA, California Miramar University, USA, 2019 –
MBA, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran, 2004 – 2007
BSBA, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran, 2000 – 2004
Areas of Interest: System and Business analysis, Information Technology, Business Process Modeling, Education 4.0, Industry 4.0, Organizational design and effectiveness
Dissertation Topic/Dissertation Area: Development of a Strategic ERP Framework for Education 4.0/ Strategic Management
DBA Relevant Experience: CMU’s Chief Information Officer, Ms. Farnaz Gorjian, MBA in Information Technology from Tehran University, Iran, has more than 14 years of experience in different positions ranging from system/business analyst to project manager in National as well as International projects. She has held managerial positions in high-tech companies where she has acquired the required critical-thinking skills of making quick decisions in difficult situations. She is a qualified expert in Business Process Modeling as well as in Mega Project Management. Her research interests revolve around the role of service-oriented architecture human interaction in the management of large organizations.
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DBA, California Miramar University, 2017 ( In process)
MSSL, Masert of Science in Strategic Leadership, California Miramar University, 2016
MBA, Southern States University, San Diego, California, 2012
BTECH In Hotel Management & Catering technology, Nagpur University, India, 2005
Areas of Interest: Business Management, Human Resource Management, Change Management, Strategic Development, Financial Services, Salesforce Management
Dissertation Topic/Dissertation Area: Training and Development of the Workforce Financial Sector highly impacted by Artificial Intelligence.
DBA Relevant Experience: I started my career in the Hotel Industry, worked in the industry for three years in the United Kingdom, Boston, and San Diego. I made a career change after completing my MBA and started working in the Financial Consulting firm for almost five years. As the need for the current decade, I realize another career change is necessary; hence, I moved to the Salesforce Management field. I am currently working as a Salesforce Administrator.
Special Skills: Change management, strategic development, critical & analytical thinking, problem solving skills, negotiation skills
Contact: [email protected]
DBA, California Miramar University, USA 2015-
MBA, University of Phoenix, USA, 2011
BS, University of LaVerne, USA, 2002
AS, Vincennes University, USA, 1998
Areas of Interest: Contract negotiations, Transportation, Human Resources and employee development and Organizational Leadership
Dissertation Topic/Dissertation Area: Veteran’s transition experiences into civilian labor force/Strategic Management
DBA Relevant Experience: United States Postal Service Senior Sales Executive, Mr. Gerald P. Porter, and MBA in Business Administration with more than 30 years of government service. Positions held ranging from U.S. Navy enlisted personnel assigned as Drug and Alcohol Counselor, Career Counselor with over 9 million dollars in reenlistment bonuses retaining naval personnel, Engineman, Military Police officer to U.S. Postal maintenance supervisor, contract and sales analysist. I’m qualified in negotiating contracts, pricing, services, as well as maintaining new innovative business methods in retaining business clients.
My research interests revolved around working in the federal government sector for the past few decades and witnessing the tragedy of service members suffering after serving their country.
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