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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Business development, marketing, finance, strategic management.