Brian White is the new Robert Grimmett Professor of Mathematics.

 

The Grimmett endowment supports three distinguished chairs in mathematics. The other two are George Papanicolaou and Steve Kerckhoff. Prior to his recent retirement Leon Simon was also a Grimmett Professor.

 

The distinguished chair honors Brian for this outstanding career in research and teaching.

 

From the email announcement of Dean/Professor Ralph Cohen 3/4/14