Vahala, Kerry J.
Ted and Ginger Jenkins Professor of Information Science and Technology and Professor of Applied Physics. Executive Officer of the Department of Applied Physics and Materials Science. B.S., Caltech, 1980; M.S., 1981; Ph.D., 1985. Research Fellow in Applied Physics, 1985; Assistant Professor, 1986-90; Associate Professor, 1990-96; Professor, 1996-2002; Jenkins Professor, 2002-; Executive Officer, 2013-.