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dean , Engineering educator

Zia Ahmad Yamayee, American engineering educator, dean. Registered professional engineer, California, Washington. National Science Foundation grantee. Board directors Washington State Mathematics Engineering Science Achievement, Seattle, 1989-1996; member Spokane Intercollegiate Research and Technology Institute Advisory Council, 1990-1996. Member American Society Engineering Education, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).

Background

Yamayee, Zia Ahmad was born on February 2, 1948 in Herat, Afghanistan. Son of Sayed and Merjan Ahmad. came to the United States, 1974.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Kabul University, Afghanistan, 1972. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Purdue University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1978.

Career

Member of faculty of engineering, Kabul U., 1978; engineer, Systems Control, Inc., Palo Alto, California, 1979-1981; senior engineer, Pacific N.W. Utilities, Portland, Oregon, 1981-1983; associate professor electrical engineering, Clarkson U., Potsdam, New York, 1983-1985; associate professor, Gonzaga U., Spokane, 1985-1987; dean School Engineering, Gonzaga U., Spokane, 1988-1996; professor, chair electrical engineering Department, University New Orleans, 1987-1988. Part-time research engineer Louisiana Power and Light Company, New Orleans, 1987-1988. Senior consultant Engineering and Cons.

Superior vena cava syndrome, Spokane, 1989-1996.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, California, Washington.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles, reports to professional journals.

Membership

Board of directors Washington State Mathematics Engineering Science Achievement, Seattle, 1989-1996. Member Spokane Intercollegiate Research and Technology Institute Advisory Council, 1990-1996. Member American Society Engineering Education, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior).

Connections

father:
Sayed Ahmad

mother:
Merjan Ahmad