Governance

Research Computing Leadership Group

James Wilgenbusch - Director of Research Computing, OVPR
Joshua Baller - Director of Applications and Services, MSI
Graham Allan - Associate Director for Advanced Systems Operations, MSI
Thomas Pengo - Director of Applications and Services, UMII 
Len Kne - Director, U-Spatial

Faculty Advisory Committees 

Three faculty-led advisory committees are convened at least twice per year to help Research Computing units set priorities, evaluate user policies and procedures, evaluate resource usage, identify funding opportunities, and promote the availability and use of RC services and resources. Members typically serve on these committees for at least one year.

Minnesota Supercomputing Institute

Laura Gagliardi McKnight Presidential Endowed Chair; Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Department of Chemistry, College of Science and Engineering; Director, Inorganometallic Catalyst Design Center
Alessandro Cembran - Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Swenson College of Science and Engineering, UMN Duluth
Connie Delaney - Professor and Dean, Population Health and Systems Cooperative Unit, School of Nursing; Core Faculty, Institute for Health Informatics
Steve Friedenberg - Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine; Veterinary Medical Center
Thomas W. Jones - Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy, College of Science and Engineering; Fellow, American Physical Society, American Astronomical Society, International Astronomical Union
Vipin Kumar - William Norris Professor and Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Science and Engineering; Affiliate Faculty, Institute for Health Informatics
Suzanne McGaugh - Assistant Professor, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, College of Biological Sciences
Gary J. Muehlbauer - Professor and Head, Department of Agronomy and Plant Genetics, College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences; Endowed Chair in Molecular Genetics 
Lian Shen - Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Science and Engineering; Director, St. Anthony Falls Laboratory
Daniel Stocker - Senior Director, Office of Information Technology
Beth Virnig - Professor and Senior Associate Dean, Academic Affairs and Research, Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health; Director, Research Data Assistance Center; Member, Masonic Cancer (MCC); Member, Minnesota Population Center
Scott Vrieze - Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts

University of Minnesota Informatics Institute

Ravi Bapna - Associate Dean For Executive Education, Carlson School of Management; Curtis L. Carlson Chair in Business Analytics and Information Systems; Academic Director, Carlson Analytics Lab
Kenny Beckman - Director, University of Minnesota Genomics Center, Office of the Vice President for Research
Daniel Boley - MS Data Science Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Science and Engineering 
Lisa Johnston Research Data Management/Curation Lead and Co-Director of the University Digital Conservancy, Libraries
Tim Ebner - Professor and Head, Department of Neuroscience, Medical School; Max E. and Mary LaDue Pickworth Endowed Chair in Neuroscience
Demoz Gebre-Egziabher - Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, College of Science and Engineering
Timothy Griffin Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics, College of Biological Sciences and Medical School; Director, Center for Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics
Nobuaki Kikyo - Associate Professor, Department of Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development, College of Biological Sciences and Medical School
Kelvin Lim - Professor, Vice-Chair of Research, Drs. T.J. and Ella M. Arneson Land-Grant Chair in Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical School; Affiliate Faculty, Institute for Health Informatics 
Rich Maclin - Professor, Department of Computer Science, Swenson College of Science and Engineering, UMN Duluth
Molly McCue - Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine; Associate Dean of Research, College of Veterinary Medicine
Genevieve Melton-Meaux - Professor, Department of Surgery, Medical School; Faculty Fellow, Core FacultyCo-Director of NLP/IE Group, Institute for Health Informatics; Chief Data and Health Informatics Officer, Fairview Health Systems
Paul Morin - Director, Polar Geospatial Center, College of Science and Engineering
Brenda Ogle - Professor and Head, Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Science and Engineering
Philip Pardey - Professor and Director, International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InStePP) Center, Department of Applied Economics, College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences
Cavan S. Reilly - Professor, Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health; Associate Director, Coordinating Centers for Biometric Research
Michael Sadowsky - Professor, Department of Soil, Water, and Climate, College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences; Director, BioTechnology Institute 
Xiaotong Shen - Professor, Department of Statistics, College of Liberal Arts
Virajita Singh - Senior Research Fellow, Center for Sustainable Building Research (CSBR); Adjunct Assistant Professor, College of Design, School of Architecture
Nathan Springer - McKnight Presidential Endowed Professor; Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, College of Biological Sciences
Karen-Sue Taussig Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Medical School

U-Spatial

Kate Brauman - Lead Scientist, Global Water Initiative, Institute on the Environment
Erik Brown - Associate Vice Chancellor for Graduate Education and Research, University of Minnesota Duluth
Jennie Burroughs - Interim co-Associate University Librarian for Research & Learning, Libraries
Tom Fisher - Professor and Director, Minnesota Design Center
Joe Knight - Associate Professor, Department of Forest Resources, College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences; Director, Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analysis Laboratory
Steve Manson - Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs, College of Liberal Arts; Professor, Department of Geography, Environment, and Society, College of Liberal Arts
Carolyn Porta - Associate Vice President for Clinical Affairs, Office of Academic Clinical Affairs; Professor, Population Health and System Cooperative, School of Nursing; Adjunct Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health
Jonathan Pundsack - Managing Director, Polar Geospatial Center
Jon C. Schommer - Distinguished Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems, College of Pharmacy; Director of Graduate Studies in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy
Shashi Shekhar - McKnight Distinguished University Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Science and Engineering
Carissa Slotterback - Associate Dean, Humphrey School of Public Affairs
Dan Sward - Facility Information Services Manager, University Services
Ellen Trader - Managing Director, Carlson Analytics Lab, Carlson School of Management
Dave Van Riper - Director of Spatial Analysis, Minnesota Population Center