Paul R. Gray

Paul R. Gray

Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, Emeritus University of California, Berkeley

Paul Gray joined the faculty of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS), at U.C. Berkeley in 1971, where he is now a professor emeritus. He has held several administrative posts at Berkeley, including executive vice chancellor and provost (2000-2006), dean of the College of Engineering (1996-2000), and chairman of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (1990-93). His research interests have included bipolar and MOS circuit design, electro-thermal interactions in integrated circuits, device modeling, telecommunications circuits, and analog-digital interfaces in VLSI systems. Prior to joining U.C. Berkeley, he was with the Research and Development Laboratory at Fairchild Semiconductor (1969-1971) in Palo Alto, California. He is the co-author of a widely used college textbook on analog integrated circuit design.

Dr. Gray is a member and former Councillor of the National Academy of Engineering, and serves on several corporate boards. He is a member of the board of trustees of the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, and served as Interim President of the foundation in 2014.