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Aydin Farrokhi

  • Information Systems
  • PhD Program
  • Student
  • Tags:
  • phd

Contact Information

Email: aydin.farrokhi@mcmaster.ca
Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext. 26957

Aydin joined the DeGroote PhD program in Information Systems in January 2019. His primary research interests focus on Immersive Technologies, Management Decision Support Systems, and Predictive analytics. Aydin has extensive experience in the field of Business and Management.

His current PhD research interests are in Human-Computer Interaction issues focusing on mixed reality use, adoption, and effects in promoting collaborative environments in online learning and higher education.

Supervisor: Milena Head


  • M.BA. Management of Technology & Innovation, Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University, Canada
  • M.PMD. Enterprise Information Security, Privacy and Data Protection, Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University, Canada
  • B.Sc. Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering, Shiraz University

Academic Experience:

  • Research Assistant
    • Master’s
      • Research project: Using Artificial Intelligence for Decision Making in B2B
    • PhD
      • Thesis research: Immersive Technology adoption in higher education
      • Side research project: Design & implementation of data collection and analysis tool for MBA presentations; Funded by Wayne C. Fox Business Innovation
    • Sessional Instructor
      • 4KG3: Data Mining and Business Analytics, Winter 2022
    • Teaching Assistant
      • MBA D700: Case Analyses and Presentations (Dean Office)
      • MBA K650: Information Systems in Business
      • MBA I604: Creating Customer Value
      • MBA BL603: Competing through Digital Transformation
      • UND. GRAD 2KA3: Information Systems in Business
      • UND. GRAD 3KD3: Database Design & Management
      • UND. GRAD 4KG3: Data Mining and Business Analytics

Industry Experience:

  • Information Security Analyst, Toronto, Canada
  • Information Systems Analyst, Toronto, Canada