Samy A. Mahmoud
|President (pro tempore) of|
|Chancellor of the|
University of Sharjah
|Alma mater||Carleton University|
Ain Shams University
Samy A. Mahmoud was the 5th chancellor of the University of Sharjah (2008-2013). Previously, he served as the acting president of Carleton University, appointed in November, 2006, after the resignation of David W. Atkinson. He is at present professor of systems and computer engineering at Carleton University, leading a research group on sensor technologies and platforms.
Dr. Mahmoud graduated from Carleton University in 1975 with a doctorate in electrical engineering. He has served various roles at Carleton, including acting provost, vice-president (academic), dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Design and chair of the Department of Systems and Computer Engineering.
- "Carleton University president quits". CBC News. 21 Nov 2006. Retrieved 17 Dec 2016.
- "Samy A. Mahmoud - Center for Research on Integrated Sensors Platforms". Retrieved Dec 17, 2016.