R. Hope Ishak, Ph.D, MS, BE
PhD in General Psychology focus on Education, 2012, Walden University, Minnesota.
Master of Science in Engineering Management, 1989, Santa Clara University, California.
Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, McMaster University, Canada.
PUBLICATIONS & PATENTS
Dissertation using quantitative methods titled “Relation of Achievement to Religious
Participation: A Study into National Longitudinal Survey of Youths”.
Multiple publications on the subject of perception and cognitive psychology.
Obtained patents on the subject of concurrency during restructuring of B-trees.
Multiple publications on the subject of concurrency control for database management systems and the subject of distributed print administration.
LANGUAGES SPOKEN & WRITTEN
English, French, and Arabic
SUMMARY OF PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Expertise in teaching cognitive psychology, research methods, and perception at University of California, Santa Cruz
Expertise in teaching database language and administration
Developed and delivered graphics training
Taught electronics and digital design courses at the community college
Expertise in statistics and data analysis, working on quantitative method dissertation,
Expertise in research and data analysis using SPSS
Expertise in programming C, C++ , Pascal, Fortran, COBOL, and in Java design
Expertise in system security and availability
Expertise in Software development life cycle from concept, investigation, project planning, design, code, quality, test planning to release.