Past Provost Angel Jordan Helped Lead CMU's Rise to Prominence

Past Provost Angel Jordan Helped Lead CMU's Rise to Prominence

Group News posted in on 10 August 2017| comments
audience: Carnegie Mellon University - PGDC | last updated: 10 August 2017

Angel Jordan, who played a pivotal role in establishing Carnegie Mellon University as one of the leading engineering, computer science and robotics institutions in the world, died Friday. He was 86.

Jordan, University Professor Emeritus and a member of the prestigious National Academy of Engineering, served as CMU’s provost from 1983 to 1991, and was dean of the College of Engineering from 1979 to 1983.

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