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David C. Munson Jr. *78 *79 is RIT’s next president

January 27, 2017

David C. Munson Jr. *78 *79  is Rochester Institute of Technology’s next president.  Munson’s career path began at the University of Illinois where in 1979 he started as an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering. After 24 years, he left Illinois to become chair of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan. In 2006, Munson was named the Robert J. Vlasic Dean of Engineering at Michigan where he served two five-year terms, the maximum allowed.
Munson has earned electrical engineering degrees from the University of Delaware (BS) and from Princeton University (MS, MA and Ph.D.).  More details can be found here.