Bundy, McGeorge at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:
U.S. public official and educator. Born in Boston, he served in World War II as an intelligence officer. In 1949 he joined the Harvard Univ. faculty and became dean of arts and sciences in 1953. He served as special assistant for national security to presidents J. Kennedy and L. Johnson and was a forceful advocate of expanding U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. He resigned to become president of the Ford Foundation (1966-79) and later taught at NYU (1979-89).