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S.K. & Angela Chan Professor - Global Management @
Born:
June 28, 1947
Gender:
Female
Location:
Washington
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Laura Tyson is S. K. and Angela Chan Professor of Global Management at the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley and has served in this capacity since 2008. Laura has also been Professor of Business Administration and Economics at the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley, since 2007.

Laura was Dean of London Business School, London, England, from 2002 until 2006 and Dean of the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley from 1998 to 2001.

Laura served as Professor of Economics and Business Administration at the University of California at Berkeley from 1997 to 1998.

Since 2011, Tyson has been a Member of the Secretary of State Foreign Affairs Policy Board. She served as a Member of the Council on Jobs and Competitiveness for the President of the United States from 2011 until February 2013 and as a Member of the Economic Recovery Advisory Board to the President of the United States from 2009 until 2011.

Laura also served as National Economic Adviser to the President of the United States from 1995 to 1996 and as Chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisers from 1993 to 1995.

Since 2008, Laura has served as an Adviser and Faculty Member of the World Economic Forum and Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on the Gender Gap.

Laura has been a Member of the Board of Directors at AT&T since 1999. Laura served as a Member of the Board of Directors at Ameritech Corporation from 1997 until the company was acquired by AT&T (then known as SBC Communications Inc.) in 1999. Laura is a member of the Audit Committee and the Public Policy and Corporate Reputation Committee.

Laura is a Member of the Board of Directors at CBRE Group, Inc., Morgan Stanley and Silver Spring Networks, Inc.

Laura previously served as a Member of the Board of Directors at Eastman Kodak Company (1997-2011).

Laura received her B.A. degree in Economics from Smith College and earned her Ph.D. in Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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S.K. & Angela Chan Professor - Global Management

Jan, 2008 - Current   (over 8 years)
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Jan, 2002
Jan, 2006
Dean
Jan, 1997
Jan, 1998
Professor - Economics & Business Administration
1995
1996
National Economic Adviser to the President
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1995
Chair of Economic Advisers

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