John Patrick Crecine

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John Patrick "Pat" Crecine (August 22, 1939 April 28, 2008) was an American educator and economist who served as President of Georgia Tech, Dean at Carnegie Mellon University, business executive, and professor. After receiving his early education at public schools in Lansing, Michigan, he earned a bachelor's degree in industrial management, and master's and doctoral degrees in industrial administration from the Graduate School of Industrial Administration (now called Tepper School of Business) at Carnegie Mellon University. He also spent a year at the Stanford University School of Business.

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John Patrick Crecine
9th President of the Georgia Institute of Technology
In office
Preceded byJoseph M. Pettit
Succeeded byG. Wayne Clough
Personal details
Born(1939-08-22)August 22, 1939
Detroit, Michigan
DiedApril 28, 2008(2008-04-28) (aged 68)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania