Technological Leadership Institute
Faisal Kaleem, PhD
Information and Computer Sciences
Metropolitan State University
Faisal Kaleem received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from N.E.D University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi, Pakistan in 1994. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Florida International University. He joined Florida International University (FIU) in 1998 and served in the capacity of lecturer in School of Computer Science, College of Business Administration and as a faculty member in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He also served as visiting professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Minnesota. Currently, he is serving as an Associate Professor in the Information and Computer Sciences department at Metropolitan State University and a Senior Fellow at the Leadership Institute (TLI) at University of Minnesota. Dr. Kaleem is an experienced lifelong cybersecurity practitioner. His research interests include multiple aspects of cybersecurity including Smart Grid Security, Computer and Network Security but more specifically in the area of mobile device security, mobile malware analysis and attribution, and mobile forensics. In the past few years, Dr. Kaleem has developed and taught several courses (Ethical Hacking, Digital Forensics Engineering, Mobile Device Forensics, Malware Reverse Engineering, etc.) in the area of cybersecurity. During his 15 years tenure at FIU, he has established a solid track record in teaching. During this time he has received numerous awards including the best professor and the best course awards (cybersecurity) from various graduating cohorts. In recognition to his teaching, he has also received a university wide Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching. He continually appears on various local news channels discussing various issues in the area of cybersecurity. He is also a certified trainer and currently holds various certifications in the area of security, networking, programming, and databases, including the world renowned Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification.
Ph.D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Florida International University
Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Florida International University
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering N.E.D
University of Engineering and Technology-Karachi, Pakistan
Best Course (Information Security) Award (2013, 2007, 2006, 2004), Florida International University Best Professor Award (2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2004, 2002), Florida International University University Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching (2008), Florida International University
Programs & Courses
- M.S in Security Technologies
- Securing Cyberspace - Fundamentals (ST 8661)
- Securing Cyberspace - Advanced (ST 8662)
- Cyber security
- Digital Forensics
- Malware Reverse Engineering
- Wireless Communication
The Enterprise Technology Services Department (ETSD) of Miami-Dade county, IT Center of Miami-Dade Water and Sewerage department (MDWSD), Rio Roses, The Training Associates
Smart Grid Security, Computer and Network Security, Mobile device security, Mobile malware analysis and attribution, Mobile forensics
A. Mehbodniya, F. Kaleem, K. K. Yen, F. Adachi, “Wireless network access selection scheme for heterogeneous multimedia traffic,” Institution of Engineering and Technology, IET Digital Library, http://digital-library.theiet.org/content/journals/10.1049/iet-net.2012....
A. Mehbodniya, F. Kaleem, K. K. Yen, F. Adachi, “A Fuzzy Extension of VIKOR for Target Network Selection in Heterogeneous Wireless Environments,” Physical Communication, Volume 7, June 2013, Pages 145-155.
F. Kaleem, A.Mehbodniya, K. K. Yen, and F. Adachi, “A Fuzzy Preprocessing Module for Optimizing the Access Network Selection in Wireless Networks,” Advances in Fuzzy Systems, vol. 2013, Article ID 232198, 9 pages, 2013
F. Kaleem, A. Mehbodniya, K. K. Yen, F. Adachi, “Dynamic target wireless network selection technique using fuzzy linguistic variables,” China Communications, vol.10, no.1, pp.1,16, Jan. 2013.
F. Kaleem, A. Mehbodniya, K. K. Yen, F. Adachi, “A Modularized NAT Selection Scheme for Dynamic Multi-Traffic Multi-Tier Network Architectures,” International Journal of Advanced Intelligence, vol.4, no.1, pp. 109-132, December 2012.