2014 External Review Agenda

 

Agenda

Earth Research Institute (ERI) External Review

(Formerly ICESS and ICS)

October 9th and 10th, 2014

 

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

 

8:00 am               Pick up Review Committee from Hotel
  • Julie will pick up ERC

 

8:30 – 9:00am     Breakfast meeting
  • Michael Witherell, Vice Chancellor for Research
  • Tim Cheng, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

David and Susannah to show last 10 minutes

 

9:00 – 10:00am     Executive Session for Committee
  • David Siegel, Director, Earth Research Institute
  • Susannah Porter, Associate Director, Earth Research Institute
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall
 
10:00 – 10:10am    Break

 

10:10 – 11:10am      Meet with ERI Investigators (cluster group 1) Natural Hazards
  • Jamison Steidl, Researcher ERI – Presenting overview

Additional Faculty & Researchers to participate

  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

11:10 – 11:50am      Meeting with ERI Advisory Committee
  • James Frew, Committee Chair, Bren School
  • Bradley Hacker, Earth Science
  • Charles Jones, Earth Research Institute
  • Jennifer King, Geography
  • John Melack, Bren School & EEMB
  • Alexander Simms, Earth Science
  • Jamison Steidl, Earth Research Institute
  • Douglas Burbank, Geography & Earth Science (unable to attend)
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

11:50 – 12:50pm     Catered Lunch with ERI Advisory Committee
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

12:50 – 1:00pm       Break

 

1:00 – 2:00pm       Meet with ERI Investigators (cluster group 2) Environmental Data
  • James Frew, Associate Professor, Bren School – Presenting overview

Additional Faculty & Researchers to participate

  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

2:00 – 2:45pm        Tour of Facilities; ERI Compute Room; Girvetz
  • David Siegel, Director, Earth Research Institute
  • Michael Colee, Director of Computing
  • Aaron Martin, CNT

 

2:45 – 3:00pm       Break 

 

3:00 – 4:00pm        Meet with ERI Investigators (cluster group 3) Human Impacts
  • Patricia Holden, Professor, Bren School – Presenting overview

Additional Faculty & Researchers to participate

  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

4:00 – 5:00pm        Meeting with Postdocs 
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

5:00 – 6:00pm       Informal Reception
  • Mosher Alumni House, Whalen Terrace

 

6:30pm –                  Committee Dinner – Louie’s at the Upham
  • Michael Witherell, Vice Chancellor for Research
  • Tim Cheng, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research
  • David Siegel, Director, Earth Research Institute
  • Susannah Porter, Associate Director, Earth Research Institute
  • Jeff Dozier, Professor, Bren School (former Dean, Bren)
  • Patricia Holden, Professor, Bren, Director, NRS
  • Jennifer Thorsch, Esau Director, Cheadle Center for Biodiversity & Ecological Restoration

Return to Hotel

 

 

Friday, October 10th, 2014

8:00am                     Pick up Review Committee from Hotel
  • Pick up by Julie

 

8:30 – 9:00am       Breakfast meeting with Admin & Technical Staff
  • Kathy Scheideman, Business Officer
  • Kris Duckett, Travel Assistant
  • Heather Liu, Purchasing Assistant
  • Laurel Neely, Contracts & Grants Analyst
  • Jeri O’Mahoney, Purchasing Analyst
  • Heather Philips, Financial Coordinator
  • Bonnie Roper, Financial Analyst
  • Cecilia Sousa, Financial & Personnel Analyst
  • Sheri Walker, Personnel Analyst
  • Michael Colee, Director, ERI Computing
  • Aaron Martin, System & Network Engineer
  • Darla Sharp, Computer & Network Technologist
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

9:00 – 10:00am       Meet with ERI Investigators (cluster group 4) Earth Evolution
  • Bradley Hacker, Professor, Earth Sciences – Presenting overview

Additional Faculty & Researchers to participate

  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

10:00 – 10:10am      Break

 

10:10 – 11:10am        Meet with ERI Investigators (cluster group 5)Earth System Science

 

  • Joshua Schimel, Professor, EEMB/Environmental Studies
  • Charles Jones, Professor, Geography – Presenting overview

Additional Faculty & Researchers to participate

  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

 

11:10 – 11:50am       Meet with Graduate Students           
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

11:50 – 12:15pm       Executive Session for Committee
  • David Siegel, Director, ERI
  • Susannah Porter, Associate Director, ERI
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

12:15 – 3:30pm        Reviewers Working Lunch
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall

 

3:30pm –                    Exit Interview
  • David Marshall, Executive Vice Chancellor
  • Michael Witherell, Vice Chancellor for Research
  • Tim Cheng, Acting Associate Vice Chancellor for Research
  • Steve Gaines, Dean, BREN School
  • Richard Church, Associate Dean, Mathematical, Life & Physical Sciences
  • Location: 6824 Ellison Hall
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