Dr. Abousalem with students in front of a white board.

Meet the VPRI

As SJSU's inaugural Vice President for Research and Innovation (VPRI) and the President of the Board of Directors of the SJSU Research Foundation. Mohamed Abousalem leads the planning, administration, and evaluation of university research facilities, centers, institutes, and support services, as well as the allocation of funding for research and innovation programs and activities.

Our Vision, Mission and Values

Discover what guides our division.

Research and Innovation Leadership

Meet the team that leads San José State's research and innovation endeavors.

Innovation Advisory Council (IAC)

IAC serves as a vehicle for ongoing dialogue between SJSU leadership and community leaders to help inform SJSU’s innovation agenda, strategy, goals, and programs.

Leadership Searches

Come and join our team to lead the administration and support of San José State University's growing research enterprise.