Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Qualcomm Elects MIT's Dr. Susan Hockfield to Board

Dr. Susan Hockfield has been elected to Qualcomm's Board of Directors. Dr. Hockfield's previously served as president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) until July 2012, where she also holds a faculty appointment as professor of neuroscience.

"We are fortunate to welcome Dr. Hockfield as a member of Qualcomm's Board of Directors," said Dr. Paul E. Jacobs, chairman and CEO of Qualcomm. "Her leadership experience in exploring new horizons in biomedical and energy research adds a unique perspective to our Board and complements Qualcomm's efforts to apply wireless technologies in fields such as healthcare and education."