Farrukh Salikhov died on June 6, 2014. He was a program coordinator at the Newark Writing Program.
Salikhov held and M.P.A. from Rutgers University–Newark and had been working toward his Ph.D. in public administration.
He began working at Rutgers in December 2003 and came to the Writing Center in 2006. He was a union steward with the Union of Rutgers Administrators-AFT and an active member of the Unitarian Congregation in Montclair, New Jersey.
He is survived by his daughter, Farangis S. Salikhova, of South Orange.
Memorial Services were held on June 9, 2014, at the United Islamic Center in Paterson, New Jersey.