EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Computer Sciences Corporation today announced that Robert V. House, Ph.D., has been appointed president of DVC LLC, a CSC company. Since 2005, House has served as chief scientific officer of DVC, and continues to serve in that capacity.
"Dr. House's experience and broad scientific knowledge make him an ideal candidate to lead DVC," said Jose Jimenez, president of CSC's Enforcement, Security and Intelligence division. "DVC has grown its biological and chemical defense programs. Dr. House's background in biodefense and infectious diseases will help DVC continue to grow under his leadership."
House joined DVC in 2002 following a career of more than 20 years in biopharmaceutical research and testing. He holds a Ph.D. in medical parasitology from the University of North Carolina School of Public Health, and is the author, co-author or editor of more than 100 journal articles and book chapters in the areas of immunotoxicology, host defense, cytokine biology and biodefense.
DVC is a technology integrator managing the complete biologics development life cycle. DVC is part of CSC's Enforcement, Security and Intelligence division, which supports programs enhancing U.S. security. For more information, visit DVC's Web site at www.csc.com/dvc.
Founded in 1959, Computer Sciences Corporation is a leading global information technology (IT) services company. CSC's mission is to provide customers in industry and government with solutions crafted to meet their specific challenges and enable them to profit from the advanced use of technology.
With approximately 80,000 employees, CSC provides innovative solutions for customers around the world by applying leading technologies and CSC's own advanced capabilities. These include systems design and integration; IT and business process outsourcing; applications software development; Web and application hosting; and management consulting. Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., CSC reported revenue of $14.6 billion for the 12 months ended Dec. 30, 2005. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.csc.com.
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