Roberto Peccei

Professor and Former UCLA Vice Chancellor for Research Department of Physics and Astronomy

4-945 Physics and Astronomy Building

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1547

Tel: (310) 825-4935

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B.S. in Physics, MIT, June 1962
M.S. in Physics, NYU, June 1964
Ph.D. in Physics, MIT, June 1969

Professional Experience

Research Associate, Department of Physics, University of Washington (1969-71)
Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Stanford University (1971-78)
Staff Member, Max Planck Institut für Physik und Astrophysik, Munich (1978-1984)
Head, Theory Group, Deutsches Elektronen Synchrotron, Hamburg (1984-1989)
Professor, Fachbereich Physik, Universität Hamburg (1987-89)
Professor, Department of Physics, UCLA (1989- )
Chairman, Department of Physics, UCLA (1989-1993)
Dean, Division of Physical Sciences, UCLA (1993-2001)
Interim Vice Chancellor for Research, UCLA (2000)
Vice Chancellor for Research, UCLA (2000- 2010)

Honors and Awards

Member, Sigma Xi, since 1971
Schroedinger Professor, University of Vienna, 1983
Member, Club of Rome, (1984 - )
Boris Jacobsohn Lecturer, University of Washington, 1986
Fellow, American Physical Society, (1987- )
Phi Beta Kappa Lecturer, UCLA, 1992
Emilio Segre Professor, University of Tel Aviv, 1992
1st Abdus Salam Memorial Lecture, Pakistan, 1997
Fellow, Institute of Physics, United Kingdom, (1999- )
Commendatore, Italy, 2002
Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, (2007-)
Member, Executive Committee, Club of Rome (2007 - )
Fellow, World Academy of Arts and Sciences, (2008- )