SM Hashemi

  • - Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., M.Sc., and B.Sc. in Computer Science (Software Engineering)

    - Dean of Software Engineering and Artificial Intelligence Department, Higher Education (2010-2013)

    - Author of Book: "Global Village Services as the Future of Electronic Services", in English 2011

    - Author of more than 100 peer reviewed and well-cited papers in Cybersecurity, Cloud Computing, Machine learning, and Software Engineering as Google Scholar

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Research Interests


  • Banking Transformation, Electronic Banking, Virtual Banking
  • Fintech, Regtech, Banking / Payment Startup / VC / Accelerators
  • Social Networking, Grid Computing and Cloud Computing
  • Globalization, Smart Cities, and Information Technology for Urban and Regional Planning
  • GRC, IT Auditing & Internal Auditing Controls and Processes,
  • Globalization Governance through IT/IS Services and IT Governance

Certifications & Awards


  • Ranked 20th in "National Entrance Exam for M.Sc. Studies" in Computer Engineering, amongst more than 2,000 candidates, 1999
  • Ranked 1st in Mathematics at high school in a province-wide, 2 years
  • Ranked 1st in "National Entrance Exam for Ph.D. Studies" in Computer Engineering, among more than 2,000 candidates, 2004
  • Ph.D. Scholarship, Science and Research Branch, IAU University, 2004
  • EFQM and ACM Programming Certification
  • APMG ISACA COBIT 5 and ISO 20000
  • ERP Consultancy Certification from Epicor iScala
  • Business English, Writhing and Reading Certification, Iran Trade Training Center
  • WALLIX Administration .WEB Suite, Privileged Access Management (PAM) 2016
  • Securing Email with CISCO Email Security Apllicance v2.1 by CISCO
  • DDoS Attack Mitigation Appliance by Fortinet 2017
  • Cisco ASA NGFW Fundamentals with CISCO FirePower Next-Generation IPS (NGIPS) Services by CISCO






  • 2004 - 2009: Ph.D.,  Computer Science (Software Engineering), Science and Research Branch, Azad University, PhD Thesis: ‘Streamlining the Global Village Grid through Unifying E-Governments , E-Businesses and  E-Commerce (Global Village Services)’ , which selected by Service Science and Innovation Doctoral Colloquium, 2010 at Staffordshire University,  sponsored by UK network researchers interested in Service Science Management and Engineering (SSME), the network is funded by EPSRC  (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, UK) and actively supported by BT, HP and IBM.
  • Ph.D. Supervisor: Professor Mohammadreza Razzazi  
  • 2001 - 2003: MSc, Computer Science (Software Engineering), Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), MSc Thesis: ‘Enhancement of a Software Development Process Pattern  for Traceability of Artifacts in the RUP Framework’, which was identified as one of the truly excellent paper in IBM/RUC Conference 2002,  and invited to publish in IBM/RDN (Rational Development Network), 2002.
  • M.Sc. Supervisor: Professor Mohammadreza Razzazi
  • 1996 - 2000: BSc, Computer Science (Software Engineering), Kharazmi University, BSc Thesis: 'Software Methodologies and Processes Benchmarking'
  • BSc Supervisor: Professor Hossein Sarrafzadeh
  • 1992 - 1996: Diploma in Mathematics & Physics




Invited Reviewer of many International Journals


  • ISI: Enterprise Information Systems journal, Taylor & Francis, ABINGDON, ENGLAND
  • ISI: Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, Elsevier, AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
  • ISI: Journal of Supercomputing, Springer, DORDRECHT, NETHERLANDS
  • International Journal of Web Service Computing (IJWSC)


The PwC, Deloitte, Gartner, KPMG, Forrester, EY, Capgemini, Accenture, CMU/SEI, IBM, Temenos, Infosys, Mysis, Oracle, Microsoft, CR2, and ISACA, Projects and Documents cited as his resources and references for more than 20 years.


Meanwhile, He is/has...

  1. A hands-on consultant with a strong sense of “DevOps and Fintech”, E-Government, and E-Business reflecting the ability to rapidly acquire and apply knowledge to achieve results within time/resource constraints.
  2. Specialist in Service Oriented Architectures, Requirement Engineering, Business Modeling, ERP and system integration using UML, RUP and ISRUP E-Services Framework..
  3. Experienced in full software development lifecycle with stronger emphasis in the earlier stages: from process and standards establishment through analysis to design and development.
  4. Ability to bridge the gap between business and technology worlds.
  5. IT management, Team leadership and organizational expertise
  6. Good interpersonal and communication abilities
  7. Able to quickly understand and function in new knowledge areas
  8. Strong analytical and problem solving skills, especially in Banking and IBM SSME
  9. Strong competencies to manage the Sales and Procurements processes/EC
  10. Expert in Core Banking, Omni Channel, Governance, Risk, and Internal Auditing