David Goldschmidt has been the Director of the Center for Communications
Research (CCR) in Princeton, NJ since 1991, and was its deputy director from
1989-1991. CCR is a division of the Institute for Defense Analyses, a
federally funded research and development center headquartered in Alexandria,
VA. The Center has been performing mathematical and computational research in
cryptography, signal processing, and related disciplines since 1958.
Prior to joining CCR, Dr. Goldschmidt was Professor of Mathematics at the
University of California, Berkeley, where he served on the faculty from
1971-1989. He obtained a PhD in mathematics at the University of Chicago in
1969 and was a J. W. Gibbs Instructor at Yale University from 1969-1971.