Early Career Geoscience Faculty Visit to the National Science Foundation

Friday, July 14, 2017

Tentative Schedule

9:00-9:30 Arrival Arlington, VA (National Science Foundation)

9:30-10:00 Check in (ID required), Deposit Luggage (Room TBD)

  • A valid federal or state government identification card that is REAL ID Act compliant is required for entry to NSF facilities. Please check the Department of Homeland Security website (https://www.dhs.gov/current-status-states-territories) to determine if your driver's license is REAL ID Act compliant, or determine what alternative forms of identification you should bring. Examples of valid ID include: REAL ID Act compliant driver's licenses, passport, CAC/PIV card, or pictured I-9 documentation. Please check the NSF website http://www.nsf.gov/about/visit/alt-ids.jsp for examples of alternative forms of identification accepted by NSF.

All meetings are in the main NSF Building, Stafford I

10:15 Welcome to NSF - Room 1235 - Richard Yuretich

10:45-11:45 Small group meetings (attend one)

Programs in the Division of Earth Sciences, Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, and Ocean Sciences:

  • Geobiology & Low-Temperature Geochemistry, Enriqueta Barrera (Room 320)
  • Geomorphology and Land-Use Dynamics, Justin Lawrence (Room 340)
  • Hydrologic Sciences, Thomas Burbey (Room 360)
  • Petrology and Geochemistry, Jennifer Wade & Sonia Esperanca (Room 365)
  • Tectonics, Stephan Harlan (Room 370)
  • Geophysics, Luciana Astiz (Room 380)
  • Programs in the Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, Eric DeWeaver (Room 390)
  • Programs in the Division of Ocean Sciences, Maurice Tivey (Room 730)
  • Polar Programs, Bill Wiseman & Anjuli Bamzia (Room 770)

11:45-1:00pm Lunch on your own (plenty of options nearby)

**note: individual appointments occur between 1:30am-4pm. Please check appointment schedule, and feel free to exit/enter ongoing sessions so that you can attend individual appointments**

1:00-1:40 Integrating Research and Education: NSF CAREER Program -- Sonia Esperanca, Anjulia Bamzai, Gayle Pugh (Room 1235)

1:45-2:25 Concurrent sessions (attend one)

  • Earthscope, SAGE and GAGE -- Maggie Beniot (Room 730)
  • Earth Sciences (EAR) Instrumentation and Facilities -- Russell Kelz, David Lambert (Room 770)
  • Instrumentation and Facilities in AGS -- Shree Mishra & Sarah Ruth (Room 1235)

2:30-3:10 Concurrent sessions (attend one)

  • Opportunities for supporting undergraduate education in the Geosciences -- Lina Patino, Keith Sverdrup (Room 730)
  • Crosscutting and interdisciplinary opportunities such as: Integrated Earth Systems (IES), Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems (CNH) -- Richard Yuretich (Room 770)

3:15-3:55 Concurrent sessions (attend one)

  • Paleo Perspectives on Climate Change -- Candace Major (Room 730)
  • Broader Impacts and Increasing Diversity in the Geosciences -- Lina Patino (Room 770)

3:00-5:00 Debriefing session - return to room 1235 to meet with Tessa & Sarah