January 22, 1987

The President today announced his intention to nominate Frank H.T. Rhodes, of New York, to be a member of the National Science Board, National Science Foundation, for a term expiring May 10, 1992. He would succeed Donald B. Rice.

Since 1977 Dr. Rhodes has been president of Cornell University. He graduated from the University of Birmingham, England (B.S., 1948; Ph.D., 1950). Dr. Rhodes was born October 29, 1926, in Warwickshire, England.