Board of Directors

Members of the Research Foundation Board of Directors represent SJSU administration, faculty and students, as well as the larger community.

From the SJSU Administration

  • Mohamed Abousalem, President
    Vice President, Research and Innovation

  • Vacant, Vice President
    Associate Vice President, Office of Research

  • Charlie Faas, Treasurer
    Vice President, Administration and Finance/CFO

  • Vincent J. Del Casino, Jr.
    Provost and Senior Vice President, Academic Affairs


From the SJSU Faculty

  • Ivano Aiello
    Professor and Chair, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, College of Science
  • Marc d'Alarcao
    Dean, College of Graduate Studies

  • Jason Aleksander
    Professor, Philosophy and Associate Dean of Faculty Success and Research, College of Humanities & the Arts

  • Laurie Drabble
    Professor, Social Work and Interim Associate Dean of Research College of Health & Human Sciences
  • Katy Kao
    Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering

  • Michael Kaufman
    Dean, College of Science

  • Heather Lattimer
    Dean, Connie L. Lurie College of Education

  • Matthew Spangler
    Professor, Department of Communication Studies, College of Social Sciences


From the SJSU Student Body

  • Sai Kiran Byri
    Biological Sciences Major


From the Community

  • John Boothroyd
    Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
    Associate Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs
    Stanford University

  • Holger Schmidt
    Professor and Associate Dean for Research, Jack Baskin School of Engineering
    University of California, Santa Cruz

Board Secretary

  • Andrew Exner
    Executive Director, SJSU Research Foundation


Corporate Counsel

  • Erin Bradrick
    Principal, NEO Law Group


Board Of Directors

2021 Scheduled Meetings

2020 Meeting Agendas

2019 Meeting Agendas

Finance & Investment Committee

2021 Scheduled Meetings and Agendas

2020 Meeting Agendas

2019 Meeting Agendas

Audit Committee