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History of the Office

Cherry Murray

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Term of Deanship: 2009 to 2014

Education: B.S. and Ph.D., in Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Venkatesh "Venky" Narayanamurti

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Term of Deanship: 1998 to 2008.

Education: B.A. and M.A., in Physics, St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University; Ph.D., in Physics, Cornell University.

Paul Martin

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Term of Deanship: 1977 to 1997.

Education: B.A and Ph.D. in Physics, Harvard University.

Harvey Brooks

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Term of Deanship: 1957 to 1975 (1915-2004).

Education: B.A. in Mathematics, Yale University. Physics, Harvard University.

John Hasbrouck Van Vleck

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Term of Deanship: 1951 to 1957 (1899-1980).

Education: B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.A. and Ph.D., Harvard University.