Fardad Fateri

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Fardad Fateri
Fardad Fateri 2019.jpg
Fateri speaking at the Pinnacle Leadership Conference
Born
EducationInstitut Le Rosey

University of California
California State University

Alliant International University
Harvard University
OccupationBusiness/education executive
TitlePresident & Chief Executive Officer

Fardad Fateri is an Iranian-American businessman, author and public speaker. He is president and CEO of International Education Corporation.[1] Fateri has been in the field of education since 1988, assuming several roles and has worked in non-profit, for-profit, privately funded, publicly funded and market funded higher education organizations.[2]

Both International Education Corporation and another for-profit educational institution Fateri held a leadership role in, Corinthian Colleges, became embroiled in allegations of fraud and bilking federal student aid programs. In response to the allegations against International Education Corp., Fateri stated that 100% of the organization's grant of funds would be provided to the students.[3]

Early life and education[edit]

Fateri was born in Tehran, Iran.[4] He is a graduate of Institut Le Rosey in La Rolle Switzerland. After completing his studies at Le Rosey, he came to the United States to attend University of California, Irvine. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in social science and a Master of Arts degree in social science from California State University, Fullerton. He earned a doctorate in industrial and organizational behavior from United States International University, San Diego[4] with a dissertation on ‘Sex-role orientations and perceived leadership behavior of female and male middle managers in electronic firms’.[5][6] Later, Fardad completed his Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Harvard University in management and leadership.[7]

Career[edit]

Fateri was appointed to president of DeVry University in 2002. During his time as president, he continued publishing articles in educational journals including Journal of Ethnic Studies & Ethnic Bibliography, California Career Education Association Journal,[8] and Fifth National Conference, Students in Transition. Fateri served as a chief academic officer for Corinthian Colleges between mid-2004 to late 2007.[9]In January 2008, he left Corinthian Colleges.[10]Fateri started serving as the president, chief executive officer, and board director of International Education Corporation(IEC) in early 2008. IEC is a private multi-site and multi-state postsecondary career education system offering short-term programs in high demand jobs.[11]In 2011, he joined Cogswell Polytechnical Colleges member of the Board of Trustees.[12]In 2012, Fateri published, “The Fall of American Education”.[13]In September 2018, Fardad Fateri published his book, “A Culture of Excellence: The Art, Discipline, and Practice of Breakthrough Leadership” published by Harvard Schuster.[14]

Published work[edit]

The following are several essays, articles, and opinions that have been found in various outlets, all written by Fateri:

Essays

  • Advanced Placement Psychology: A Practical Guide for Teachers - OCLC 28280107[15]
  • Alternatives to Deadly Force: What the Future Holds - OCLC 2750892[16]
  • Methods Dealing with Cross-Cultural Concerns: A Case Study of the Iranian New Year - OCLC 2750892[17]
  • The Politics of Diversity: From the Melting Pot to the Salad Bowl - OCLC 2750892[18]
  • Understanding Diversity: A Transformation in Intellectual Perception - OCLC 52034214[19]
  • The Evolution of Iran’s Political Economy Since 1988 - OCLC 31365561[20]
  • Valuing Diversity in America: The Challenge of the 21st Century (Journal of Ethnic Studies & Ethnic Bibliography) - OCLC 174060358[21]

Books

  • A Culture of Excellence: The Art, Discipline, and Practice of Breakthrough Leadership (co-author) – ISBN 978-0692095379[14]
  • Legendary Education: Transforming Scholars into Luminaries (contributing author) (Intercultural Education) - ISBN 0-9755860-0-9[22]

Articles

  • From College Degrees to College Education: A Paradigm Shift in the Higher Education Ecosystem[23]
  • "The American Narrative Re-Visited: A Multidimensional Comparative Framework for Disruption"[24]
  • An Open Letter to Congress[25]
  • The Fall of American Education[26]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Leadership Team | International Education Corporation | Irvine, California". IEC Colleges. Retrieved 28 July 2019.
  2. ^ "Leadership Team | International Education Corporation | Irvine, California". Mysite. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  3. ^ Adams, Susan (April 30, 2020). "For-Profit College Set To Collect $17 Million In Federal Stimulus Cash Is Sued For Predatory Practices". Forbes.
  4. ^ a b "Finding Himself in Cultural Celebration". Los Angeles Times. 23 March 1998. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  5. ^ Fateri, Fardad (1989). Sex-role orientations and perceived leadership behavior of female and male middle managers in electronic firms. San Diego, CA: United States International University. p. 172. Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  6. ^ Fateri, Fardad (1989). Sex-role orientations and perceived leadership behavior of female and male middle managers in electronic firms. OCLC 57151434.. OCLC 57151434
  7. ^ "Meet Our New 2016 Commissioners". Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  8. ^ "The Fall of American Education". www.uei.edu. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  9. ^ "Fardad Fateri Ph.D.: Executive Profile & Biography - Bloomberg". www.bloomberg.com. Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  10. ^ Fardad Fateri (2019-01-30), What Brought You to IEC and Higher Education | Fardad Fateri, retrieved 2019-06-05
  11. ^ "Leadership Team | International Education Corporation | Irvine, California". IEC Colleges. Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  12. ^ "Cogswell College Catalog" (PDF). Cogswell.org. Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  13. ^ "The Fall of American Education". UEI.edu. Retrieved 5 June 2019.
  14. ^ a b "A Culture of Excellence". www.goodreads.com. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  15. ^ Brown, Fred & Conforti, Dan. DAC Educational Publications, Advanced Placement Psychology, 1991. Print. OCLC 28280107
  16. ^ Journal of California Law Enforcement, Vol. 24, No.1, 1990. Print. OCLC 2750892
  17. ^ Journal of California Law Enforcement, Vol. 24, No.3, 1990. Print. OCLC 2750892
  18. ^ Journal of California Law Enforcement, Vol. 25, No.4, 1991. Print. OCLC 2750892
  19. ^ Farhang, The Persian Cultural Review, Vol. 1, No. 2, 1994. Print. OCLC 52034214
  20. ^ A Publication of the Center for International Studies: Journal of International Studies, Volume 1, Number 2, 1993. Print. OCLC 31365561
  21. ^ Ethnic Forum, Journal of Ethnic Studies and Ethnic Bibliography, Volume 15, Numbers 1-2, 1095. Print. OCLC 174060358
  22. ^ "From College Degrees to College Education: A Paradigm Shift in the Higher Education Ecosystem". MarketWatch. Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  23. ^ Corporation, International Education. "From College Degrees to College Education: A Paradigm Shift in the Higher Education Ecosystem". www.prnewswire.com.
  24. ^ Corporation, International Education. "The American Narrative Re-Visited: A Multidimensional Comparative Framework for Disruption". www.prnewswire.com. Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  25. ^ "International Education Corp. Fights for College Access for Low-Income Families - Press Release". Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  26. ^ "President and CEO of International Education Corporation Comments on the Fall of American Education - Press Release". Retrieved 13 May 2019.

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