Deek subsequently became a professor, serving in a number of administrative roles that included director of undergraduate computer science programs, founding chair of the information technology program, and associate dean of the College of Computing Sciences. He has also served as dean of the College of Science and Liberal Arts and interim provost. He has faculty appointments in two departments: Information Systems and Mathematical Sciences.
Recipient of a 2009 Alumni Achievement Award, Deek was profiled in the fall 2009 issue of NJIT Magazine. The profile describes his NJIT experiences, including meeting Maura McShane, the fellow student in computer science who would become his wife.
Read the thoughts that Provost Deek recently took the time to share with NJIT Magazine. (pdf)