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Dr. Arati Prabhakar has been nominated by President Biden to serve as Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP).

Former head of DARPA and NIST would be the first woman, immigrant, or person of color confirmed to head OSTP. In 1979, Dr. Prabhakar received her undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering at Texas Tech University, and was nominated a Whitacre College of Engineering Distinguished Engineer in 1994. >>Read More