Mike Ahern leads the development of WPI's Graduate Programs for working professionals. Focus areas include: Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE); Power Systems; Computer Science (CS) and Cybersecurity. Further, he performs research, develop and teach professional development courses related to Power Systems and Cybersecurity.
Prior to WPI, Ahern was a vice president at Northeast Utilities (now part of Eversource Energy). He led a variety of functions including Engineering and Training.