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Faheem Hussain

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Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5603
Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5603
Faculty Affiliate
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 5603
Biography

Faheem Hussain is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the School for the Future of Innovation in Society (SFIS) at Arizona State University (ASU). He holds a Ph.D. and an M.S. degree in Engineering and Public Policy from Carnegie Mellon University. Before joining ASU, he worked as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Technology and Society, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences at State University of New York (SUNY), Korea. Faheem Hussain also worked as a founding faculty in Asian University for Women in Bangladesh and taught in Carnegie Mellon University’s Qatar Campus. 

(Email: faheem.hussain@asu.edu)

Research Interests:

Development for Displaced Population, Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D), Digital Afterlife, Social Media, Digital Rights, Telecommunication Policy, ICT Entrepreneurship, Gender Empowerment using STEM, Sustainable Development Goals. 

Education

Degree:

Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University: Engineering and Public Policy

M.Sc., Carnegie Mellon University: Engineering and Public Policy

M.Sc., Oklahoma State University: Telcommunications Management

B.Sc., University of Dhaka: Computer Science 

Research Interests

Development for Displaced Population, Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D), Digital Afterlife, Social Media, Digital Rights, Telecommunication Policy, ICT Entrepreneurship, Gender Empowerment using STEM, Sustainable Development Goals. 

The principal components of Faheem Hussain's present research encompass evidence based research on the multidimensional effects of Technology in Society. Faheem Hussain has been involved as a Technology Policy Specialist in various research projects with a number of United Nations organizations (e.g., UNDP, ITU, UN-APCICT), international development agencies (e.g., IDRC, DFID, Ford and Rockefeller Foundation), and international think tanks (e.g., Freedom House, LIRNEasia, Ideacorps) in the fields of Technology, Public Policy, and Development.

Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
GTD 505Research Design in Tech & Dev
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
FIS 201Innovation in Society
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
GTD 501Global Tech and Development
GTD 505Research Design in Tech & Dev
GTD 506Quantitative Analys/Tech/Dev
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
GTD 501Global Tech and Development
GTD 505Research Design in Tech & Dev
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
GTD 598Special Topics
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
GTD 505Research Design in Tech & Dev
GTD 506Quantitative Analys/Tech/Dev
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
GTD 505Research Design in Tech & Dev