Faculty Member Division of Information Technology & Sciences 
Pronouns He/Him/His
Areas of Expertise
  • Cybersecurity Implementation & Strategy
  • Enterprise IT Systems Management
  • Technology Deployment & Innovation, Data Center, Leadership, Compliance & Risk Assessment
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Mr. Syed Noaman Ali serves as an Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity. He brings 18 years of extensive experience from the IT industry to his academic role. His expertise includes implementing robust IT solutions and a deep understanding of business operations. Known for his goal-driven approach and resilience, Mr. Ali excels in both solo and team settings, always focusing sharply on details.

His skills cover IT strategy, technology deployment, and the management of enterprise applications, Windows servers, data centers, and storage systems. Mr. Ali’s proficiency in recruitment, procurement, and customer service has notably improved IT operational efficiencies across various organizations.

An acknowledged expert in technology deployment, Mr. Ali possesses robust prioritization abilities and a keen analytical mindset, leading to consistent success. His contributions are marked by pioneering new technologies, developing advanced systems, enhancing revenue, and strengthening support for critical applications.

Academically, Mr. Ali is committed to leveraging his substantial industry experience to educate and inspire upcoming cybersecurity experts. His primary aim is to become a vital asset to his institution, significantly advancing its mission and cultivating strong, productive relationships in both industrial and academic circles.

Distinctions & Awards

Excellence in Teaching Award 2020, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel. —Socrates
Syed Ali, Assistant Professor

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