David G. Messerschmitt
ORG University of California, Berkeley Title BIO David G. Messerschmitt is the Roger A. Strauch Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS) at the University of California at Berkeley, and has served as Acting Dean of the School of Information Management and Systems and Chair of the EECS Department. Current research interests include the future of wireless networks, the economics of networks and software, and more generally the interdependence of business and economics with computing and communications technology. He is active in developing new courses on information technology in business and information science programs and introducing relevant economics and business concepts into the computer science and engineering curriculum. He currently serves on the Advisory Board of the Directorate for Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering at the National Science Foundation and recently served on the NSF Blue Ribbon Panel on Cyberinfrastructure. He received a B.S. degree from the University of Colorado and M.S./Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. He is a Fellow of the IEEE, a Member of the National Academy of Engineering, and a recipient of the IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal.