Gary B. Schuster
is the interim president of the Georgia Institute of Technology
, a position he has held since G. Wayne Clough
stepped down from the position on July 1, 2008. He still holds the offices and positions of Provost, Vice President of Academic Affairs, and Vasser Woolley Chair of Chemistry and Biochemistry.
Early life and education
Schuster earned a B.S. in Chemistry at Clarkson College of Technology
in 1968, and a Ph.D. in Chemistry at University of Rochester
University of Illinois
Schuster was a faculty member at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
for 20 years.
Schuster became Dean of the Georgia Institute of Technology College of Sciences
and professor of chemistry and biochemistry in 1994.
He became Provost in 2006.
He was named Interim President on April 4, 2008, and assumed the office on July 1, 2008.
Honors and awards