Board Representative

Mirjavad Hashemi Portrait of grad rep

Graduate Student Representative


Mirjavad Hashemi is a Ph.D. candidate in the electrical engineering program in the College of Engineering and Computer Science. He is the Graduate Student Organization president for the 2020-21 academic year. For his doctoral pursuits, Hashemi is working under the supervision of Assistant Professor Sara Eftekharnejad. They are investigating power system operation and planning under uncertainty, imposed by heavy penetration of renewable energy resources. Mirjavad earned a B.S. and M.S. in electrical engineering at the Iran University of Science and Technology and Shahid Beheshti University, respectively, in Tehran, Iran.

Hashemi will serve a second term as the graduate student representative to the board for the upcoming academic year. He participates, ex officio, on the Board of Trustees’ Academic Affairs and Enrollment and the Student Experience Committees, and reports to the board at its Executive Committee and full board meetings.

Updated: May 10, 2020