Bahman Ghorashi, Ph.D.

Student Success as Measured by Retention and Graduation Rates

    Dr. Ghorashi has over twenty-five years of higher education administrative experience. He has served as assistant dean, chairman, associate dean, dean, executive director and provost of a comprehensive, nationally ranked doctoral/research institution and has a successful record of substantially increasing student enrollment, retention and graduation rates. At every institution that he has served, he has established leading- edge programs that have attracted many new students. Dr. Ghorashi has a very productive record of research accomplishments at the national and international levels with numerous publications. He is the author of the book: “How to Become an Exceptionally Successful Young Person – A Guide to Early Planning and A Roadmap to Success”.

    Dr. Ghorashi has received numerous awards and recognitions in the areas of service, teaching and research and has been recognized for his contributions in the fields of fluid mechanics, jet engine design, combustion, agile manufacturing and higher education.