AUI Committees

2016 AUI Visiting Committee for NRAO

Dr. Edwin (Ted) Bergin, Chair
University of Michigan
Dr. Rachel Akeson
IPAC/Caltech
Dr. Katherine Blundell
Oxford University
Prof. Xiaoyu Hong
Shanghai Astronomical Observatory
Prof. James Jackson
Boston University
Dr. Luis Felipe Rodriguez Jorge
Instituto di Radioastronomia y Astrofisica, UNAM
Prof. Ryohei Kawabe
Nobeyama Radio Observatory
Prof. Malcolm Longair
University of Cambridge
Dr. Margaret Meixner
Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI)
Prof. Greg Taylor
University of New Mexico
Dr. Dan Werthimer
University of California – Berkeley

AUI Audit Committee

Dean W. Currie, Chair
Vice President for Business & Finance (Retired), California Institute of Technology
Malcolm R. Beasley
Theodore & Sydney Rosenberg Professor of Applied Physics, Stanford University
Suzanne T Staggs
Henry deWolf Smyth Professor of Physics, Princeton University
Laurent Vigroux
Director of Research at the Astrophysics Department, Commissariat à l’Energie Atomique (Atomic Energy Commission)

AUI Operations And Administration Committee

John J. Lively, Chair
Director of Administration and Finance, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Retired
Dean W. Currie
Vice President for Business & Finance (Retired), California Institute of Technology
George K. Miley
Professor of Astronomy, Leiden University, The Netherlands
Eric M. Wilcots
Professor of Astronomy & Associate Dean for Natural and Mathematical Sciences,
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Robert E. Williams
Senior Research Astronomer, Space Telescope Science Institute
Ethan J. Schreier, ex officio
President, Associated Universities, Inc.
Adjunct Professor. Johns Hopkins University

AUI Executive Committee

Malcolm R. Beasley
Theodore & Sydney Rosenberg Professor of Applied Physics, Stanford University
Claudia Bobadilla Ferrer
Lawyer, founder and Vice President of Red Alta Dirección (RAD), and member of the Board of the Chilean Scientific Museum Initiative (ICM)
Eugene H. Levy
Andrew Hays Buchanan Professor of Astrophysics, Rice University
John J. Lively
Director of Administration and Finance, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Retired
James M. Moran
Donald H. Menzel Professor of Astrophysics, Harvard University; Senior Scientist, Harvard-Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Eric M. Wilcots
Professor of Astronomy & Associate Dean for Natural and Mathematical Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Robert E. Williams
Senior Research Astronomer, Space Telescope Science Institute
Roscoe C. Giles, ex officio
Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Boston University
Ethan J. Schreier, ex officio
President, Associated Universities, Inc.; Adjunct Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, The Johns Hopkins University

AUI Nominating Committee

Malcolm R. Beasley, Chair
Theodore & Sydney Rosenberg Professor of Applied Physics, Stanford University
E. Scott Kirkpatrick
Professor, School of Engineering and Computer Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
James M. Moran
Donald H. Menzel Professor of Astrophysics, Harvard University; Senior Scientist, Harvard-Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Christine D. Wilson
Professor of Physics and Astronomy, McMaster University
Eugene H. Levy, ex officio
Andrew Hays Buchanan Professor of Astrophysics, Rice University
Ethan J. Schreier, ex officio
President, Associated Universities, Inc.; Adjunct Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, The Johns Hopkins University

Program Committee

Eric M. Wilcots, Chair
Professor of Astronomy & Associate Dean for Natural and Mathematical Sciences,
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Claudia Bobadilla
Lawyer, founder and Vice President of Red Alta Dirección (RAD), and member of the Board of the Chilean Scientific Museum Initiative (ICM)
Dean W. Currie
Vice President for Business & Finance (Retired), California Institute of Technology
Roscoe C. Giles
Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Boston University
Anthony Hey
Chief Data Scientist, Science and Technology Facilities Council; UK
Visiting Professor, Electronic and Computer Science Department, University of Southampton, UK; Senior Data Science Fellow, eScience
Scott Kirkpatrick
Professor, School of Engineering and Computer Science, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Eugene H. Levy
Andrew Hays Buchanan Professor of Astrophysics, Rice University
Anneila Sargent
Ira S. Bowen Professor of Astronomy & Vice President for Student Affairs, California Institute of Technology
Suzanne Staggs
Henry deWolf Smyth Professor of Physics, Princeton University

AUI Chile Advisory Council

Claudia Bobadilla
Lawyer, Member AUI Board of Trustees, Member Chilean Innovation Council, Member “Imagen Chile.”
Alvaro Fischer
Engineer, Businessman, Former President of “Fundación Chile,” Member “Imagen Chile.”
Oscar G. Garretón
Economist, Businessman, Former President “Fundación Chile,” Former Undersecretary of Economy.
Juan Antonio Guzmán, PhD
Engineer, Businessman, Former Chilean Minister of Education, Former President of CONICYT, Former President University Andrés Bello
Felipe Harboe
Lawyer, Senator of the Republic, Former Undersecretary of the Interior
Pablo Valenzuela, PhD
Biochemist, Businessman, Co-founder Chiron Corporation, President Foundation “Ciencia para la Vida,” Professor, Universidad Católica, Universidad Andrés Bello.
Joaquín Villarino
Lawyer, President of the Chilean Mining Council.

AUI EPO Advisory Council

Derrick Pitts, Chair
Senior Scientist, Chief Astronomer, and Planetarium Director at Philadelphia’s Franklin Institute Science Museum
Kimberly Kowal Arcand
Visualization Lead for NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Farid Char
Research Assistant and EPO International Affairs Officer in the Division of Astronomy at University of Antofagasta (AstroUA)
Susana Deustua
Scientist at the Space Science Telescope Institute (STScI)
Kevin Govender
Director IAU Office of Astronomy for Development
Ardis Herrold
Radio Astronomy Educator
Nancy Maryboy
Founding President and Director of Indigenous Education Institute (IEI)
Stephen Uzzo
Chief Scientist for Connected Worlds at the New York Hall of Science
Sarah Reeves Young
Digital Teaching and Learning Coordinator at the Utah State Office of Education