Mohammad Qayoumi, New President of San Jose State University SAN JOSE,CA–Mohammad H. Qayoumi was appointed last month as president of San JosÃ© State University, the oldest and one of the largest universities in the 23-campus CSU system. Previously, Qayoumi served as president of California State University, East Bay, where under his leadership, the university adopted long-range academic and strategic plans that significantly strengthened its regional position and profile. In addition to his more than 30 years of experience in the service of higher education and industry, Qayoumi is a licensed professional engineer and a certified management accountant. He has published eight books, more than 85 articles, and several chapters in various books. Additionally, he has presented at numerous national and international conferences on topics ranging from quality and energy to systems theory. Qayoumi is a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers and has served as a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award examiner and senior examiner. Qayoumi has served his native country in various capacities, including as a senior advisor to the Minister of Finance of Afghanistan and member of the board of directors for the Central Bank of Afghanistan. Locally, Qayoumi is a member of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, and serves on several boards including the Bay Area Council, the East Bay Economic Development Alliance and the Contra Costa Business Council. 13-38 September 19, 2011 by TMO 0 comments 22 viewson *The Muslim Observer, 13-38, Volume 13 Share this post Facebook Twitter Google plus Pinterest Linkedin Mail this article Print this article Tags: baldrige national quality, baldrige national quality award, california state university, california state university east bay, certified management accountant, Council, economic development alliance, international conferences, Jose, leadership, leadership group, licensed professional engineer, malcolm baldrige national, malcolm baldrige national quality, malcolm baldrige national quality award, member, national quality award, regional position, san jose state university san jose ca Next: Muslims Rising Above The Ashes Of Misunderstanding Previous: Qur`an for Cambodian Muslims!