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Susan Hockfield selected as 16th president of MIT

Trustees announced the selection of Susan Hockfield as MIT's 16th president

Trustees announced the selection of Susan Hockfield as MIT's 16th president

On the morning of August 26, 2004, MIT announced that Susan Hockfield, a distinguished neuroscientist and then Provost at Yale University, had been selected the 16th president of MIT. Later that afternoon, the MIT community gathered in 10-250 to enthusiastically welcome its new president-elect.

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