Waheeda F. Illasarie

Waheeda F. Illasarie


University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

  • Doctor of Education, (EdD) Educational Leadership, Higher Education Track - In progress
  • Master of Arts, (MA) Educational Leadership, Higher Education Student Personnel - May 2014
  • Bachelor of Arts, (BA) Liberal Studies, Minor: Public Administration - December 2003


  • Excellence in Professional Advising Award, Department and College Level, 2009; 2010
  • Advising Award, Tau Beta Pi (Mechanical Engineering Honor Society), 2009
  • Nominated, GABOR A&P Excellence Award, 2009
  • Employee of the Semester, College of Engineering, 1997


Professional Conference Presentations

  • Marisa Gonzalez, Waheeda Illasarie and Andrea Morlini.  “A Collaborative Effort to ReConnect Students.”  Presented at the NASPA-FL Drive-In Conference, Tampa, FL., 2014.
  • Lisa Cruz, Melissa Hanbery and Waheeda Illasarie.  “A STARS Approach:  Elevating a New Intervention Program.”  Presented at the NACADA National Conference, Salt Lake City, UT., 2013.

Updated: Dec 6, 2018