Raheem Beyah Is the New Dean of the College of Engineering at Georgia Tech

Raheem Beyah has been promoted to dean of the College of Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. He has been serving as vice president for interdisciplinary research and executive director of the online master’s degree program in cybersecurity. Dr. Beyah is the Motorola Foundation Professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Tech.

Professor Beyah also leads the Communications Assurance and Performance Group and is affiliated with the Institute for Information Security and Privacy at Georgia Tech. He is co-founder and board chair of Fortiphyd Logic Inc., an industrial cybersecurity company.

Prior to becoming a faculty member at Georgia Tech, Beyah was an assistant professor in the department of computer science at Georgia State University, a research engineer in electrical and computer engineering at Georgia Tech, and a consultant with Andersen Consulting (now Accenture).

A native of Atlanta, Professor Beyah is a graduate of North Carolina A&T State University. He holds a master’s degree and a Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Get the JBHE Weekly Bulletin

Receive our weekly email newsletter delivered to your inbox

Latest News

Alcorn State University Announces Unique STEM-Focused MBA Degree Program

The new STEM-MBA program at Alcorn State, the first of its kind in the state of Mississippi, will prepare students to become business leaders in STEM industries through courses on foundational STEM and business concepts, as well as data analysis and strategic decision-making.

Five Black Women Who Have Been Appointed to Dean Positions at Universities Across the United States

Here is this week’s roundup of African Americans who have been appointed to dean positions at universities throughout the United States. If you have news for our appointments section, please email the information to contact@jbhe.com.

PNC Partners With Howard University to Empower Black Entrepreneurship

The Howard University and PNC National Center for Entrepreneurship aims to support and educate Black entrepreneurs from across the country. The collaborative initiative includes three other HBCU partners: Morgan State University, Clark Atlanta University, and Texas Southern University.

Saida Grundy Wins Race, Gender, and Class Book Award From the American Sociology Association

Dr. Grundy's book, Respectable: Politics and Paradox in Making the Morehouse Man, explores the culture and experiences of graduates from Morehouse College in Atlanta, the country's only historically Black college for men.

Featured Jobs