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graduate: Faculty

Siamak Zadeh, PhD
Adjunct Professor, IT Management and Health Care Information Management
Business , Undergraduate
San Francisco
  • 415-442-6500

Siamak Zadeh has more than 25 years of experience in a variety of IT organizations, developing business strategies and product specifications for the use and application of IT solutions to many industries, particularly health care organizations. He has done research in IT architecture and participated in several industry focus groups and standard bodies such as GS1 Healthcare, articulating the emerging needs and challenges of the health care industry in the digital age. Recently, he has been focusing on the emergence of Electronic Health Record (EHR), Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and the Health Information Exchange (HIE) and the challenges they pose for the healthcare community as they adopt IT solutions to provide medical care.


  • PhD, Columbia University

  • MPhil, Columbia University


2012 - present: Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University

2007 - present: Senior Director, Business Development, Axway, Inc.

2004 - 2007: Senior Director, Business Development, Oracle

2002 - 2004: Global Sales & Marketing Executive, IBM

1994 - 2002: Group Manager, Sun Microsystems, Inc.

1992 - 1994: Senior Business Development Manager, Fujitsu America Inc.

1990 - 1992: Senior IT Analyst, Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO)

1988 - 1990: Research Scientist, IBM Corporation