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Professor Ian White

Professor Ian White

Position:
Professor of Engineering and Master of Jesus College
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Department:
Engineering and Jesus College
Central committee memberships Membership type
Term end
University Council Class (a) - Heads of Colleges
31 December 2020
​Honorary Degree Committee ​Deputy Chair ​31 December 2018
​Remuneration Committee ​Council member in class (a) ​31 December 2018
​International Strategy Committee ​Member ​31 December 2017
​Nominating Committee for the Office of Pro-Vice-Chancellor ​Council member in class (a) ​31 December 2018
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About this member:

Professor Ian White is currently Master of Jesus College, van Eck Professor of Engineering, and Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge.  He gained his BA and PhD degrees from the University of Cambridge in 1980 and 1984, and was then appointed a Research Fellow and Assistant Lecturer at the University of Cambridge before becoming Professor of Physics at the University of Bath in 1990.  He moved in 1996 to the University of Bristol, before returning to the University of Cambridge in October 2001.  At Cambridge Ian White has also previously held the roles of Head of the School of Technology and Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Institutional Affairs.

Ian White is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, the Institution of Electrical Engineers and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.  He is an Editor-in-Chief of Electronics Letters.