• Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Tulsa, USA, 2013
  • M.S., Computer Science, University of Tulsa, USA, 1994
  • B.S., Computer Science, University of Tulsa, USA, 1991


25+ years of experience as an IT professional in several industries such as travel and leisure, mechanical engineering, education, and government.

Professional Memberships
Member, PMI

Estimation of deficiency risk and prioritization of information security controls: A data-centric approach, Firoozeh Rahimian, Akhilesh Bajaj, Wray Bradley, International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, April 2016

Specifying Security at the Systems Analysis Level: Operational, Public-Image and Legal Aspects, Firoozeh Rahimian, Akhilesh Bajaj, Conference: EuroSymposium on Systems Analysis and Design, September 2013

A model‐based comparison of modern velocity analysis methods, Larry R. Lines, Firoozeh Rahimian, and Kenneth R. Kelly, July 1993, The Leading Edge