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Robert Clark

Dean of Engineering
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Areas of expertise: Acoustics and in bionanomanufacturing

Press contact:
Leonor Sierra

Related Links:
Robert Clark Home Page

In the News

Chronicle of Higher Education
Appointments, Resignations, Deaths
October 25, 2015

Rochester Business Journal
UR names Clark as next provost
October 15, 2015

Rochester Democrat & Chronicle
Expectations high for region's economic future
September 23, 2015

Pharmaceutical Business Review
MC10 joins forces with University of Rochester to advance patient-centered research
May 29, 2015

Virtual Strategy Magazine
MC10 Joins Forces with University of Rochester to Advance Patient-Centered Research
May 28, 2015

Time Warner Cable News
Rochester Named 1 of 3 Finalists for Integrated Photonics Manufacturing Institute
January 30, 2015

Rochester Democrat & Chronicle
Rochester to compete for $200M in photonics funding
October 04, 2014

Huffington Post
The Scientific Research Community Is Still Freaking Out About Sequestration
July 14, 2014

Rochester Democrat & Chronicle
Nanotech: Albany's boom industry is getting traction in WNY
August 18, 2013

Rochester Business Journal
UR names Robert Clark to new vice president post
March 05, 2013

Rochester Democrat & Chronicle
UR alters plans for online education courses
February 28, 2013

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Rochester-area colleges offer more online courses
September 26, 2012

Rochester Business Journal
UR restructures provost position
June 18, 2012

Rochester Business Journal
Engineering schools feed interest in new technologies
May 14, 2010

Dr. Robert Clark Elected to Minerals Technologies Board
December 02, 2009
Minerals Technologies Elects Robert L. Clark, Ph.D. to Board of Directors
December 01, 2009

ASM International
Controlling Janus Particles Opens Up New Applications in Nanoengineering
August 18, 2009

Controlling Janus Particles Opens Up New Applications
August 11, 2009

The Chronicle of Higher Education
Engineering and the Liberal Arts: Strangers No Longer
September 05, 2008

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Clark is an expert in the science of acoustics and in bionanomanufacturing. His work in these areas has led to 100 journal publications and earned him awards including the Lindsey award of the Acoustical Society of America, the National Science Foundation Career Program Award, the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, and the NASA Group Achievement Award. He is a fellow of both the Acoustical Society of America and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. During six years as senior associate dean at Duke, he oversaw hiring for the implementation of the Pratt School’s strategic plan, helped to double the number of women on the faculty and triple the research expenditures. In the recent year while serving as dean, he initiated curricular innovations for non-engineering students and presided over fundraising.