The Illinois Institute Of Technology announced the appointment of its 10th President, Raj Echambadi
The Illinois Institute of Technology announced that Rajagopal ‘Raj’ Echambadi will become the 10th President of Illinois Tech. Echambadi is Dunton Family Dean at Northeastern University’s D’Amore-McKim School of Business.
President Alan W. Cramb announced his resignation in late 2020 and was replaced by Chennai-born Echambadi two days ago. Echambadi studied mechanical engineering at Anna University and received his PhD from the University of Houston.
By doing Illinois Tech press release, Raj Echambadi was quoted as saying, “Illinois Tech has the skills – intellectual, cultural and social capital – and the right values embodied by our entire community to build on our historical strengths to create a vibrant future and strengthen our role as a leading technology institute. My family and I are delighted to be part of this exciting journey and to call Illinois home again. ”