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CNS Faculty

CNS Faculty

Reza Dai, Chair
Professor, Electronics, Local Area Networks (CISCO), and Mathematics
Chair, Computer Networking and Systems

B.S.E.E, Oregon State University
M.S. Oregon State University
M.S. Purdue University
M.S.E. Purdue University
rdai@oakton.edu
847.635.7778
Office: P111, Skokie

Casimer Bialobrzewski
Lecturer
MCSE, CCNA, CCNP, CCIE
B.S.E.E. Illinois Institute of Technology
cbialobr@oakton.edu
847.635.1435
Office: B206, Skokie

Joseph Cirone
Professor of Mechanical Design and Computer
  Networking and Systems

CCAI
B.S. Northern Illinois University
M.S. Northern Illinois University
jcirone@oakton.edu
847.376.7612
Office: P131, Skokie

Edward Gallagher, Coordinator
Lecturer, Coordinator of Computer Networking and Systems
A+, N+, APC, CNA, CTT, MCSS, MCP, MCP+I, MCSE, MCT
egallagh@oakton.edu
847.635.1435
Office: B206, Skokie

John O'Brien
Lecturer
MCSE, CCNA, MCT, MCSA, MCP+I, A+, N+, MCSS
B.A. Northeastern Illinois University
B.S. Northeastern Illinois University
jobrien@oakton.edu
847.635.1688
Office: 2180, Des Plaines

Samir Patel
Lecturer
V5 R2/1 Series Systems Admin, CCNA, ITIL
A.A.S. Oakton Community College
B.A. University of Illinois, Chicago
sapatel@oakton.edu
847.635.1435
Office: B206, Skokie

Lawrence Tomczyk
Lecturer
CCNA, CCNP, MCSE, MCP, CNE
B.A. De Paul University
B.S. Northwestern University
M.S. Northwestern University
larry@northwestern.edu
847.635.1435
Office:  B206, Skokie


Academic Program

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IMPORTANT DATES


January 12
Faculty return for spring 2015 semester.

January 16
Winterim classes end.

January 19
Martin Luther King holiday, College closed.

January 20
Spring 2015 semester classes begin.

January 21
Winterim faculty grading due.

January 26
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

February 15
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

February 16
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 17
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

March 1
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

Full Academic Calendar