Public Papers - 1989
Nomination of Ivan Selin To Be an Under Secretary of State
The President today announced his intention to nominate Ivan Selin to be Under Secretary of State for Management. He would succeed Ronald I. Spiers.
Dr. Selin is the founder and chairman of the board for American Management Systems, Inc., a computer systems, services, and consulting firm. From 1986 to 1988, Dr. Selin was a member of the advisory board on the U.S.S.R. and Eastern Europe at the National Academy of Sciences. Prior to this he was a member of the board on telecommunications and computer applications at the National Academy of Sciences, 1985 - 1988.
Dr. Selin graduated from Yale University (B.E., 1957; M.S., 1958; Ph.D., 1960). In 1962 he also received a degree from the Universite de Paris.