John L. Anderson Takes Helm at National Academy of Engineering

When John L. Anderson, president emeritus and distinguished professor of chemical engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology, was first elected to the National Academy of Engineering almost 30 years ago, he remembers being deeply honored and excited about how the recognition would help his career. But it wasn’t until a few years later, when he got more directly involved in the work of the NAE and the National Academies, that he began to appreciate that his membership could be something much more meaningful.

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