Mahmoud Youssef Ahmed teaches information technology and analytics courses including Business Data Management, Enterprise Architecture, and Analytics for Business Intelligence. His current research focus is the business value of Information Technology. In the last few years, he conducted research on location privacy and semantic search and representation. He has a long career as IT professional and university faculty. Currently, he is the senior director of IT at Rutgers Business School and assistant professor of professional practice in the Management Science and Information Systems department. He received Ph.D. in Information Technology and MBA from Rutgers and hold Project Management Professional certification.