Key Officials
Dr. Subra Suresh - NSF Director

Dr. Subra Suresh was sworn in on October 18, 2010, as the Director of the National Science Foundation. Prior to becoming Director, Suresh was the Dean of Engineering at MIT. He is a pioneer in materials science and biology, authoring over 230 research papers and co-holding 18 U.S. and international patents. Suresh holds a PhD from MIT, a masters degree from Iowa State, and a B.S. from the Indian Institute of Technology.