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Althea Shaheen

Solutions Architect

Althea Shaheen


Office Location

440 Huntington Avenue
316 West Village H
Boston, MA 02115

Mailing Address

360 Huntington Avenue
202 West Village H
Boston, MA 02115


  • BA in Theology, Providence College

What are the brief specifics of your educational/career background?

I graduated from Providence College with a BA in Theology. After some independent study, I began working for Dell SecureWorks for the Health Monitoring team, before moving to the Network Engineering team. I joined Khoury College of Computer Sciences as the Network and Virtualization Administrator.

What are the key aspects of your role at Northeastern? What do you enjoy most/find most interesting about what you do?

As the Network and Virtualization Admin, my main roles are the improvement and security of the network for Khoury College of Computer Sciences and the management of the virtualization services.

What’s the most compelling thing about the research/work that goes on at the college?

I think the fact that so many smart and impressive people are in one central place for collaboration is amazing and leads to some great advancements.

Where did you grow up/spend the most defining years of your child/young adulthood?

I am originally from New Jersey and have lived in Providence since 2004.