Munther Dahleh was appointed director of the Institute for Data, Systems, and Society, effective July 1, 2015. (See MIT News article with full details.) He was previously the associate department head of EECS. He is also a member MIT’s Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS).
Prof. Dahleh joined LIDS as an assistant professor of EECS in 1987 and became a full professor in 1998.