Assist. Prof. Dr. Ümit İlhan,
Was born on 26 of October 1955. After graduating from Nicosia Turkish High School he continued his education in London. He graduated from the computing department of The Politecnic of Central London in 1981 and spend some time working until 1983. Returned to Cyprus on 1983,he worked in private teaching institutions giving computer courses to public as well as white-collar certified by the TRNC Ministry of Education. Between the years 1986-90 he worked as a sales representetive of computer hardware in Birinci Holding.In the years1990-95 he worked as software developer and sales representetive in Bicom Ltd. In 1995 he started working in Kıbrıs Hürbank as a software developer. He worked there until 2003 as the IT manager. Between the years 1990 and 2003 he worked in Near East University Computer Informatıon Systems and Computer Engineering Departments as a Part-Time lecturer. From 2003 until Present he is working as a Full-Time member of teaching staff of NEU Computer Engineering Department. In 2007 he completed his Ph.D. studies in NEU on Artificial Neural Network and Fuzzy Logic. In 2008 he was given the title of Assistant Professorship. He is the director of the Vocational School of Near East University since 2008. In The year 2008 he is appointed as the Vice Dean of the Engineering Faculty. He has articles in Artificial Neural Network and Fuzzy Logic published in international conferances as well as in international Journals. He is the software developer and organiser of the general, local and presidential elections of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus appointed by the NEU administration according to the protocol signed berween the Near East University and TRNC supreme election committee. He takes part in contests held by the TRNC Ministry of Education between the vocational secondary schools as a juri member. He is married and have two children.