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Sharjil Hasan

Dr. Sharjil Hasan is the Director of the Project Management Office (PMO) and a member of the OIT Senior Leadership Team at American University. Dr. Hasan is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with over 20 years of industry experience in Information Technology. Prior to joining AU, he served as a lead consultant at Datatel, Inc. (now Ellucian, Inc.) for several colleges and universities nationwide.

Dr. Hasan holds a Doctorate and Master’s degrees in Engineering Management and Systems Engineering from The George Washington University, an MBA from American University and a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech. Dr. Hasan is a graduate of the EDUCAUSE Leadership Institute. 

Dr. Hasan has taught as an adjunct faculty at several universities and institutions including American University’s Kogod School of Business, University of Maryland University College (UMUC), and Strayer University. He is a member of EDUCAUSE and Project Management Institute (PMI). His areas of research include Project and Portfolio Management, IT strategy, and innovation.


MBA, American University
PhD, Engineering Management, George Washington University
MSc, Engineering Management, George Washington University
BSc, Electrical Engineering, Virginia Tech

OIT - Enterprise Systems
Spring Valley Building
Contact Info
(202) 885-2626

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For the Media
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Partnerships & Affiliations

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Professional Presentations

  • Speaker/Presenter, Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference (MARC), EDUCAUSE, Philadelphia, PA (January 2009)
  • Speaker/Panel Member, "Collaborative Technologies", 6th Annual Business Intelligence & Technology Summit (BITS), Technology Council of Northwest Pennsylvania and Edinboro University (May 2009).

Research Interests

  • Program and Project Management
  • Software Engineering
  • Information Security