Business School Faculty

Aquilina, Michael NPU Northwestern Polytechnic University Fremont California CA
  • Michael Aquilina
  • M.B.A.: Master of Business Administration, San Jose State University, CA, 1998
  • B.S.: Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, San Francisco State University, CA, 1989
  • Area of Expertise: Product marketing and positioning, e-commerce, strategic marketing.
Michael Bailey NPU Northwestern Polytechnic University Fremont California CA
  • Michael Bailey
  • Degree of Engineer: Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 1992
  • M.B.A.: Master of Business Administration, Finance, Santa Clara University, CA, 2001
  • M.A.: Master of Arts, Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, 1981
  • B.A.: Bachelor of Arts, Physics, University of California, San Diego, CA, 1979
  • Area of Expertise: Semiconductor physics, RF/microwave design, product management, finance
Chu, Flora NPU Northwestern Polytechnic University Fremont California CA
  • Flora Chu
  • D.B.A.: Doctor of Business Administration, Northwestern Polytechnic University, CA, 2013
  • M.B.A.: Master of Business Administration, Chadwick University, AL, 1996
  • B.S.: Bachelor of Science, Accounting, Biola University, CA, 1990
  • Area of Expertise: Accounting, payroll services, human resources management.
Connor, James NPU Northwestern Polytechnic University Fremont California CA
  • James Connor
  • Dean, Business Programs; Co-Chair, General Studies
  • M.B.A.: Master of Business Administration, California State University - East Bay, CA, 1983
  • B.S.: Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic University, MA, 1981
  • Area of Expertise: Marketing management, product and project management, new business development, computer networks, communication engineering, Unix/Linux systems, cloud computing.
Fichera, Steven NPU Northwestern Polytechnic University Fremont California CA
  • Steven Fichera
  • J.D.: Juris Doctor, Law, Rutgers School of Law, NJ, 1998
  • M.S.: Master of Science, Business Administration, Rutgers School of Business, NJ, 1998
  • B.A.: Bachelor of Arts, History, Rutgers University, NJ, 1992
  • Area of Expertise: Business law, copyright law, business management.
Ghazvini, Mariam NPU Northwestern Polytechnic University Fremont California CA
  • Mariam Ghazvini
  • Ed.D., Doctor of Education, University of Southern California, CA, 1997
  • M.B.A., Master of Business Administration, Northwestern Polytechnic University, CA, 2014
  • M.A.: Master of Arts, Counseling, Santa Clara University, CA, 2004
  • M.A.: Master of Arts, Higher Education, San Jose State University, 1994
  • B.A.: Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, San Jose State University, CA, 1983
  • Area of Expertise: Organizational behavior, leadership development, career planning, counseling, communication.
Nysather, James NPU Northwestern Polytechnic University Fremont California CA
  • James Nysather
  • D.B.A., Doctor of Business Administration, Northwestern Polytechnic University, CA, 2015
  • M.B.A., Master of Business Administration, International Management, Thunderbird School of Global Management, AZ, 1999
  • B.S., Bachelor of Science, Marketing, St. Cloud State University, MN, 1988 Marketing, St. Cloud State University, MN, 1988
  • Area of Expertise: Business development, marketing, business management.
Sinha, Swapna NPU Northwestern Polytechnic University Fremont California CA
  • Swapna Sinha
  • D.B.A., Doctor of Business Administration, Golden Gate University, CA, 2006
  • B.A., Bachelor of Arts, History, University of Lucknow, India, 1986
  • Area of Expertise: Business development, marketing, finance, strategic management.