Vijay Kanabar

Vijay KanabarAssociate Professor, Computer Science and Administrative Sciences; Director, Project Management

PhD, University of Manitoba
MS, Florida Institute of Technology
MBA, Webber College
BS, University of Madras, India
PMP (Project Management Professional), Project Management Institute
CSM (Certified ScrumMaster), Scrum Alliance 


Dr. Kanabar has unique expertise spanning both business practices and computer science. A Project Management Professional (PMP®) and Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM®), he has advised numerous organizations on training and technology needs, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, Staples, United Way, and Fidelity Investments. Kanabar is an internationally published scholar and is recognized by local and national media as an authority on IT project management, electronic commerce, and information security. In 2017, Kanabar received the Project Management Institute’s Teaching Excellence Award.

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