David A. Johns received the B.A.Sc., M.A.Sc., and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, in 1980, 1983, and 1989, respectively. In 1988, he joined the University of Toronto, where he is currently a Full Professor. He has ongoing research programs in the general area of analog integrated circuits. Together with academic experience, he also has spent a number of years in the semiconductor industry and was a Co-Founder of a successful IP company called Snowbush Microelectronics, Toronto. He has co-authored over 80 publications including a successful graduate level textbook entitled "Analog Integrated Circuit Design". Dr. Johns is an IEEE Fellow and was a recipient of the 1999 IEEE Darlington Award. He was a Guest Editor of the IEEE JOURNAL OF SOLID-STATE CIRCUITS and an Associate Editor of the IEEE TRANSACTION ON CIRCUITS AND SYSTEMS.