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John Deutch

John Deutch

Institute Professor Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
John Deutch is an emeritus institute professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Deutch has been a member of the MIT faculty since 1970, and has served as chairman of the Department of Chemistry, dean of science and provost. He has published over 140 technical publications in physical chemistry, as well as numerous publications on technology, energy, international security, and public policy issues. Deutch has served in significant government posts throughout his career. During May 1995 - December 1996, he was director of Central Intelligence Agency. From March 1994 to May 1995, he was the U.S. deputy secretary of defense. From March 1993 to March 1994, Deutch was U.S. under secretary of defense for acquisitions and technology. From 1977 to 1980, Deutch served in a number of positions for the U.S. Department of Energy: as director of energy research, acting assistant secretary for energy technology, and undersecretary of the department. John Deutch has also been director or advisor to several firms.