David A. Bader elected to IEEE Computer Society's Board of Governors

2013 President
George Washington University
Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E Street NW- Suite 401
Washington, DC 20052 USA

G. P. “Bud” Peterson
Georgia Institute of Technology

Dear Dr. Peterson,

It is with great pleasure that I inform you that David A. Bader has been elected by the IEEE Computer Society membership to the Society’s Board of Governors. Dr. Bader will begin his 3-year term on 1 January 2014. A press release with further election details can be found at http://www.computer.org/portal/web/pressroom/2013ElectionResults

The largest of the 38 societies of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, the IEEE Computer Society is dedicated to advancing the theory and application of computer and information-processing technology, and is known globally for its computing standards activities.

The IEEE Computer Society’s Board of Governors sets the direction and determines the strategy for the Computer Society, and provides guidance at the policy level to all Society organizational entities.

We appreciate the Georgia Institute of Technology’s support of Dr. Bader as he assumes this important Computer Society leadership role.


David Alan Grier
2013 President, IEEE Computer Society

David A. Bader
David A. Bader
Distinguished Professor and Director of the Institute for Data Science

David A. Bader is a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Computer Science at New Jersey Institute of Technology.