21 Agust 2013
Prof. Mehrad was appointed as a member of Iran Academy of Sciences
According to 104th General Meeting of the Academy of Sciences dated Aug. 15, 2013, Prof. Mehrad was appointed as a member of Iran Academy of Sciences through a verdict by Dr. Reza Davari Ardekani, President of Iran Academy of Sciences.

Prof. Mehrad is the founder and president of Regional Information Center for Science and Technology in 1991 and he established Islamic world Science Citation Center in 2008.

He has also established the first Ph.D degree of Library and Information Sciences in state universities and he is president of the programming committee of Library and Information Sciences of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, I.R. of Iran.