Mellon Foundation Hires Princeton Vice President for Technology Post

Ira H. Fuchs, Princeton University's vice president for computing and information technology, will leave that job to join the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation on July 1.

In the newly created position of vice president for research in information technology, Mr. Fuchs will direct the foundation's expanding investigations of digital technologies that can be applied to teaching and research -- areas in which he is known as an expert.

Among other topics, the