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Robert J. Zimmer

Born: 5-Nov-1947

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Educator, Mathematician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: President, University of Chicago

Wife: Terese (three sons)
Son: David
Son: Benjamin
Son: Alex

    High School: Stuyvesant High School, New York City, NY (1964)
    University: AB, Brandeis University (1968)
    University: MS Mathematics, Harvard University (1971)
    University: PhD Mathematics, Harvard University (1975)
    Professor: Mathematics, US Naval Academy, Annapolis (1975-77)
    Professor: Mathematics, University of Chicago (1977-81)
    Professor: Mathematics, University of California at Berkeley (1981-83)
    Professor: Mathematics, University of Chicago (1983-2002)
    Administrator: Provost, Brown University (2002-06)
    Administrator: President, University of Chicago (2006-)

    National Research Council (1992-95)

Author of books:
Ergodic Theory and Semisimple Groups (1984)
Essential Results of Functional Analysis (1990)

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