Monday, March 4, 2013
Tijjani (TJ) Mohammed has been named chairman for the Department of Technology Systems at East Carolina University.
Mohammed has been employed as a faculty member of ECU for 16 years. He most recently served as the interim chairman of the department for two and a half years.
He has served in various other capacities, including as graduate adviser for several master’s and PhD students and as coordinator for the digital communications and computer networking management concentrations and the computer network professional graduate certificate program.
“I was surprised and humbled that I was one of the faculty’s top picks for the chair position,” Mohammed said. “It is very exciting to work in a department that has houses accessible technology programs in high-demand fields that directly impact regional and statewide economic development.”
Mohammed received a bachelor of science degree in technical education from the University of Central Missouri, a master of science degree in electronics and computer technology from Indiana State University, and holds a Ph.D. in industrial education from Texas A&M.
He has a strong history of collaboration on a variety of externally funded projects and on a number of publications in information and computer technology and related areas.
via The Daily Reflector.