The Brief CV
Dr. Drs. H. Shofwan Karim Elha, BA., MA
Updated September 2014
Shofwan Karim, was born in Sijunjung, 12/12/1952.
Education: Graduated, DR. (S3) Graduate School of State Islamic University (UIN) Syarif Hidayatullah, Jakarta, (2008); MA (S2) Graduate Program IAIN Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta, 1991; Drs. (Complete Bachelor) Faculty of IAIN Tarbiyah snag Imam, 1982; BA (Bachelor), Fac. IAIN Tarbiyah IB Padang, 1976); Preparation IAIN IB school level State Madrasah Aliyah, 1971; SMP V Negeri Jambi (Secondary Schools), 1968; Sekolah Rakyat, (Public Elementary School) Rantau Ikil, 1965; Elementary Islamic School Al-Hidayatul Islamiyah , 1965.
Family: Wife, Imnati Ilyas, BA, Dra., S.Pd., M. Pd. (Counselor), Doctoral Candidate UNP, was born in Payakumbuh, May 30 1954. Children, Iqbal Shoffan Shofwan, S.Ip., M.Si, born in Payakumbuh, October 18, 1998; Shofwim Shofwan, S.Psi., MBA., Born in Payakumbuh, February 29, 1980; Putri Bulqish Shofwan, S.Sos., Student of S2 Mustopo University, born in Padang December 11, 1983; Adam Putra Shofwan, Students MAN 4 Jakarta, was born in Padang, July 24, 1996.
Present and Former Position: Commissioner of PT Semen Padang, 2005 to present. West Sumatra provincial parliament from 1992 to 1999. Muhammadiyah chairman of West Sumatra Province, 2000-2005. Rector of Universitas Muhammadiyah Sumatera Barat (UMSB), 2010- July, 2014 / 2006-2010; Caretaker Rector UMSB 2001-2002; Acting Rector, 2004-20055; Lecturer in Modern Developments in the Islamic world, Development of Indonesian Islamic Thought; The Development of Islamic Thought Minangkabau; and Orientalism, at IAIN Imam Bonjol 1985-present; Lecturer Assistant to Joke Van Rinen (Vrij Universiteit, The Netherlands) for Subjects Sociology of Religion; Anthropology of Religion; Humans and the African Culture, 1985-1987 Sociology-Anthropology Program, Andalas University; History of Islamic Thought, Graduate UMSB, Kolej Islam and Muhammadiyah Singapore since 2002; Secretary of ICMI Orwil Sumatra (2007-20012); Regional Chairman of Muhammadiyah Chairman 2000-2005 West Sumatra and West Sumatra Muhammadiyah PW Advisor 2005-2010-2015; Board of Commissioners of PT. Semen Padang (2005-present); Chairman of the Selection Committee Members of West Sumatra Provincial Election 2008; Member of Selection Committee for General Election Advisor Committee of West Sumatera, 2013. Vice President of International Islamic Confederation of Labor (IICL), Geneva, Switzerland; Casablanca, Morocco; Cairo, Egypt: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2005-2010); Participant of US Government of the International Visitor Leadership Program on Grassroots Democracy, San Francisco, CA; Washington, DC. ; Portland, Maine; Huntsville and Birmingham, Alabama; Santa Fe, New Mexico; and Seattle, WA. (May-June 2005);
Secretary Waqf Board Foundation of INS Kayutanam, West Sumatera, 1992-1997. Indonesia-Canada World Youth Exchange Program Participant, 1980-198; Group Leader, 1982-1983; Country Coordinator, 1984-1985 and President of the Indonesia-CWY Alumni 1989-1993. Indonesian Delegate of Kemenpora YLA-Indonesia Program Review-Canada World Youth in Halifax and Truro, NS and Charlottetown, PEI, Canada, December 13 to 21, 2013.
Forum: Speaker of International Seminar on Multi Cultural Education: Comparative studies between Indonesia and European Countries and Australia, Padang, April 2013. Participant of International Seminar on Higher Education of Indonesian University to be a World Class University, UIN, UIN Jakarta, August 2013.
Participated in the International Seminar on Islamic Revitalization: Challenge and Opportunity, the Islamic Center Forum of Indonesia, Jakarta, January 2011. As Rector UMSB be participant International Seminar on Revitalization of Islamic Education for South East Asia in Walalailak University, Nakhon Si Tammarat, Thailand, October, 2010. As Vice President IICL to Southeast Asia as a facilitator and participant Work Shop on the Open University, Rabat, Morocco, 17 to 25 November 2009. As rector of Muhammadiyah University of West Sumatra became participants of The First International Conference on University and Industry Linkages and the 2nd International Conference on Entrepreneur and Family Business, hosted by the University Industry Selangor (UNISEL), Shah Alam, Malaysia, October 27 to 31, 2009. On September 29 up to October 8, 2009 as Commissioner of the PT Semen Padang, participated working visit to Frankfurt, Germany; Helsinki, Finland,; Tallinn, Estonia; St. Petersburg and Moscow, Russia. On 19 to 27 April 2009, as a lecturer at IAIN Imam Bonjol and Rector of Muhammadiyah University of West Sumatra, be a speaker in the International Seminar on Islam in Cambodia in the city of Phenom Phen; Kompong Cham; and Kompot. As Commissioner PTSP be Partisipant Asian Cement Forum, October 19 to 24, 2008 in Nanjing, China.
As Chairman of the Muhammadiyah and Lecturer of IAIN Imam Bonjol Padang, became speaker of Islam in Minangkabau Seminar, KMM, Cairo Egypt 21 to 25 July 2004 On July 26. August 1, 2004 discussed some issues in Triple Faith Dialogue Centre, London and visit and dialogue with the Director of the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS), Oxford, UK. Being a participant of Islam and Democracy International Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 3 to 4 August 2004. Supervisor Hajj Pilgrims of West Sumatra Team: Jeddah, Mecca, Medina. 2002 Participant of Hajj. Delegation of Indonesian Youth (KNPI) to Great Assembly Belia Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia, 1996, 1989, 1987. Dialogue and visited Headquarters Office of WCRP, UN Plaza New York City, USA and a visit to Harvard University, Boston, USA, 10 to 18 August 1998 . Being Member of the World Constitution and Parliament Association (WCPA), Colorado, since 1996 and participant of Conference to the WCPA VI in Barcelona, Spain, 19-25 September 1996. Being a conference attendee to 6, the World Conference on Religion and Peace (WCRP), Vatican; Rome; Riva del Garda; and Torento, 1 to 9 November 1994 and became a member of the WCRP, New York and Geneva, since 1994; President of Indonesia and the International Youth Exchange Alumni Association (1990-1993);
Others: 1992-1999 West Sumatra provincial parliament; West Sumatra DPRD Working Visit to Malaysia, Malaysia, Thailand, the PRC, Hong Kong and Macao 1995 visit as a member of the social culture of West Sumatra Provincial Parliament for the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Britain, France, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, and Germany, September 1996 and November , 1994 personal sociocultural visit to Singapore, Bangkok and Hong Kong Bureau Chief of winning the 1992 elections, Wk. Secretary and Secretary of the DPD Golkar West Sumatra (1988-1999); Adviser of Canada World Youth Delegate to the United Nations General Assembly, New York (1984); Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Organizational Bureau KNPI West Sumatra (1979-1992); Adviser of of Indonesian Youth Delegate to the United Nations General Assembly, New York (1988) Participant, Group Leader, Country Coordinator of the Indonesia-Canada World Youth 1980-1985; IAIN IB Campus Voice editor (1979-1981); Tarbiyah Faculty Student Senate and Student Council IAIN IB, then BKK (1973-1980); Students Regiment Battalion Commander Mahasakti IAIN IB Padang and West Sumatra Maharuyung Regiment Chief of Staff, (1974-1980). Editor of Campus Journal of IAIN Imam Bonjol (1982-1983), Writer of Amanah Magazine (1986) and Writer at Dailly News Paper Published in Padang as Harian Haluan, Harian Singgalang, Harian Semangat and Harian Padang Ekspre, since 1974 to present.
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