Initial Publication Date: May 7, 2020

Early Career Geoscience Faculty Virtual Visit to the National Science Foundation

Events (all times Eastern Daylight Time)

Tuesday, July 28

3:30 pm - Introduction and Welcoming Remarks, Scott Borg, Deputy Director, Geosciences Directorate


Tuesday, August 4

11:00-11:45 am - Program/division small-group meetings (participants attend one)

  • Geobiology and Low-Temperature Geochemistry, Program Officers Enriqueta Barrera and Phil Bennett
  • Petrology and Geochemistry, Program Officers Jennifer Wade and Dennis Geist
  • Geomorphology and Land-Use Dynamics, Program Officer Justin Lawrence
  • Sedimentary Geo & Paleobiology, Program Officer Dena Smith
  • Hydrologic Sciences, Program Officers Laura Lautz and Ingrid Padilla
  • Tectonics, Program Officers Steve Whitmeyer and Stephen Harlan
  • Programs in the Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, Program Officers Eric DeWeaver, Nick Anderson, Var Limpasuvan
  • Programs in the Division of Ocean Sciences, Program Officers Baris Uz, Hedy Edmonds, Dan McCorkle, Steve Hovan, Cynthia Suchman, Joaquín Martinez

12:45-1:30 pm - CAREER Program,Program Officers Jennifer Wade and Lisa Rom

1:45-2:30 pm - Instrumentation and Facilities and MRI, Program Officer Luciana Astiz

2:45-3:25 pm - Geophysics program information session, Program Officer Robin Reichlin

2:40-4:40 pm - Individual appointments with Program Officers (schedule provided via email)


Wednesday, August 5

10:00-10:45 am - Ocean Sciences Logistics/Ship Time, Program Officers Brian Midson and Lisa Clough

11:00-11:45 am - Concurrent Sessions (participants attend one)

  • Supporting undergraduate education in the Geosciences, Program Officers Keith Sverdrup and Lisa Rom
  • Data Management for NSF supported projects, Program Officer Eva Zanzerkia
12:45-1:30 pm - Broader Impacts and Increasing Diversity in Geosciences, Program Officer Lina Patino

1:40-3:00 pm - Individual meetings with program officers (schedule provided via email)

Check in with Sarah, Josh, or Ben after the virtual NSF visit so we know how it went!