"Dr. Rahim’s intellectual and professional interests are wide-ranging, and he is involved in many organizations both locally and nationally.He has worked closely with many local not-for-profits agencies and volunteered for several community groups to help bring awareness to youth violence, at-risk families and to provide needed services to disenfranchised groups of people. He is an enthusiastic and engaging speaker, and I believe he would do well in your organization." – Deraux Branch, President of Branch’s Driving School Inc. and Vice President of Empower Federal Credit Union
“As one of the readers on his research, I can say that he is one of the very best scholars that we have had in the six years since we developed our local doctoral program into a program that draws 100 doctoral students a year across the nation. In addition to his coursework and research, we have called on Emad to teach in the CTU-Online programs and to complete a revision of the project management curriculum at both the masters and undergraduate levels in order to bring us into compliance with the most recent PMBOK Guide. In all of his assignments, Emad has been a standout and his contributions are greatly appreciated.” - Richard Kettner-Polley, Ph.D, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Academic Officer for Daniel Webster College
“I have been associated with Emad for the past three years and have found him to be tremendously professional and a pleasure to work with.He exhibits a keen intellect in addition to tremendous academic curiosity and a seeming unlimited willingness to assist others in the attainment of their personal goals.He displays a level of maturity well beyond his actual age and has a grasp of management and personnel issues that many older managers often fail to fully appreciate or comprehend.”- JP Foley, Regional Vice President for Academics & Learner Services for National American University
“It is my pleasure to recommend Emad Rahim for your Faculty Diversity Fellowship.I have known Emad for the past three years, serving as his teacher and mentor for the Doctorate of Management program at Colorado Technical University.Emad has shown a great curiosity and acumen as a practitioner-scholar and shows great promise as a faculty member.His research for my course in action research was one of the best projects I have overseen. “- Bruce Hanson, PhD, Professor and Director of Graduate Programs for Concordia University Irvine
“Dr. Rahim possesses a wealth of knowledge in business administration. I have worked as a District Manager for over 20 years and have only known a handful of young talented people who can apply theory into practice with clear confidence and determination as Dr. Rahim. I am confident that he would bring to your department a level of expertise and commitment that your college would be proud of.” – Amine Ayad, DM, Market Manager at Wal-Mart
“Dr. Rahim’s intellectual and professional interests are wide-ranging, and he is involved in many organizations both locally and nationally.I have read and commented on papers he has written for his doctoral courses at Colorado Technical University, and I think he brings a unique and refreshing perspective to the field and study of business administration.He is an enthusiastic and engaging speaker, and I believe he would do well in a classroom setting, working with both traditional and nontraditional students.I do hope he has a career in the professoriate, and the opportunity afforded by this position would be an important one for him at this stage in his career.” - Deborah P. Amory, PhD., Vice Provost for Regional Centers of SUNY Empire State College
“I am writing you directly to recommend, with my strongest conviction, that you seriously consider Mr. Rahim’s application. My recommendation is based on my professional work experience with Mr. Rahim on several projects related to outreach and recruitment of both minority students and faculty members of color. I know first-hand that he has the ability to demonstrate sound leadership and show a tremendous amount of compassion for serving students. He demonstrated it during his interactions with me on many occasions.”- Darrell Norman Burrell, MS.,Ed.S., Presidential Management Fellows and Faculty for Virginia International University
"It is with great pleasure that I recommend you consider Dr. Emad Rahim as a candidate for the PMI LIMC program. I have known Dr. Rahim for a little over three years now as a colleague and friend. As President of the Industrial Development Authority of Winston County in Alabama, and having worked with Dr. Rahim on several projects, I am confident that he is committed to public service. His work with community centers and the refugee population in his community displays is dedication to being a servant leader. I believe that Dr. Rahim will bring to your program a unique set of skills and perspectives that will strengthen the mission of your program and bring about diverse ideas amongst your other participants.” –Grady Batchelor, DM., CMC, President of Industrial Development Authority of Winston County, Alabama, Inc.