S. Malcolm Gillis
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|Stephen Malcolm Gillis|
|President of Rice University|
|Preceded by||George Erik Rupp|
|Succeeded by||David Leebron|
|Born||December 28, 1940|
|Alma mater||University of Florida|
Dr. Stephen Malcolm Gillis is an American academic. He served as the sixth president of Rice University in Houston, Texas from 1993 until 2004. He is currently University Professor and Ervin Kenneth Zingler Professor of Economics at Rice.
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He received a Bachelor of Arts in 1962 and a Master of Arts in 1963 from the University of Florida, and a Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Illinois in 1968. While he was a student at Florida, he became a member of the Phi Delta Theta Fraternity.
Prior to serving as Rice University president, Gillis was Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Duke University (1991-1993) and Dean of the Graduate School and Vice Provost for Academic Affairs at Duke (1986-1991).
George Erik Rupp
|President of Rice University
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