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 Research Computing Oversight Committee

The Research Computing Oversight Committee was created to oversee the development and execution of a comprehensive University-wide research computing strategy, along with attendant policies, and to provide advice to the vice provost for research and the director of research computing on research computing challenges and opportunities.

Chaired by Erin J. AdamsVice Provost for Research and Senior Research Officer, Office of Research Joseph Regenstein Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Director, CASE, the Oversight Committee also includes:

  • Mark G. Berman, Associate Professor, Associate Chair, Department of Psychology

  • Diane Brentari, Professor in Linguistics and the Humanities Collegiate Division

  • Aaron Dinner, Associate Professor in Chemistry

  • Michael Franklin, Liew Family Chair of Computer Science and Sr. Advisor to the Provost for Computation and Data

  • Laura Gagliardi, Richard and Kathy Leventhal Professor, Department of Chemistry, Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering and James Franck Institute. Director of the Chicago Center for Theoretical Chemistry

  • T. Conrad Gilliam, Dean for research and graduate education, Biological Sciences Division; Marjorie I. and Bernard A. Mitchell Professor in Human Genetics; senior fellow, Computation Institute; and Pritzker Fellow, University of Chicago and the Pritzker School of Medicine

  • Susan Goldin-Meadow, Bearsdley Ruml Distinguished Service Professor in the Department of Psychology, Comparative Human Development

  • Nicholas Hatsopoulos, Professor in Organismal Biology and Anatomy and chair, Committee on Computational Neuroscience

  • Brent Neiman, Edward Eagle Brown Professor of Economics – Chicago Booth

  • Juan de Pablo, Liew Family Professor in Molecular Engineering at the University of Chicago; Vice President for National Laboratories; and Senior Scientist at Argonne National Laboratory

  • Benoit Roux, Professor in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

  • Matthew Stephens, Department Chair, Statistics, Ralph W. Gerard Professor, Department of Statistics and Human Genetics, and the College

  • Greg Voth, Haig P. Papazian Distinguished Service Professor in Chemistry

Primary Staff:

H. Birali Runesha, Assistant Vice President and Director of the Research Computing Center

Ex Officio Staff:

Kevin Boyd, Associate Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

Torsten Reimer, University Librarian and Dean of the University Library