Academic Appointments

Present positions:

Chair Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

Director, Strategic Research Center for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (CIAM) (appointed 2006)

Previous positions:

Professor of Optimization and Systems Theory,  Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, 1982--2010

Head of Department of Mathematics, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, 2000 - 2009

Affiliate Professor of Optimization and Systems Theory, Washington University, St. Louis, USA, 1989--2010

Professor, University of Kentucky, 1980 - 1984

Associate Professor, University of Kentucky, 1974 - 1980

Associate Professor (Research), Brown University, 1973

Assistant Professor, University of Florida, 1972 -1973

Docent, Royal Institute of Technology, 1972

Researcher, Swedish Institute of National Defence, 1967 - 1968

Various teaching and research positions at the Royal Institute of Technology and at the Universities of Stockholm, Uppsala and Lund, 1968--1972