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Birgeneau, Robert Joseph

Born: 1942 AD
Currently alive, at 73 years of age.
Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Educators, Physicists

1942 – Robert Joseph Birgeneau was born is a Canadian physicist.

         – Birgeneau graduated from St. Michael’s College School in Toronto.

1963 – He received a B.Sc in mathematics from the University of Toronto.

1966 – He received his Ph.D in physics from Yale University.

1968-1975 – He worked at AT&T Bell Laboratories.

1988 – He served Chairman of physics department at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

1991- Dean of school of science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

2000-2004 – He became the fourteenth president of the University of Toronto.

2004 – He served as the ninth chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley.