Participants

Who is involved?

The McGill community

First and foremost, the E-Science Institute at McGill will involve you! Your participation and feedback as library staff and our campus community will drive and help shape the strategic agenda we develop as part of the Institute.

A 3-person core team is leading the McGill effort. These individuals are:

  • Jenn Riley, Associate Dean, Digital Initiatives, McGill Library
  • April Colosimo, Liaison librarian for Chemistry; Mathematics & Statistics; Physics, McGill Library
  • A campus stakeholder, to be announced

A steering group will help additionally guide our E-Science Institute activities. This group is comprised of our core team plus some additional representatives with expertise in e-science. These individuals are:

  • Shari Baum, Associate Dean for Research, Faculty of Medicine; James McGill Professor, School of Communication Sciences & Disorders
  • Amy Buckland, e-Scholarship, e-Publishing, and Digitization Coordinator, McGill Library
  • April Colosimo, Liaison librarian for Chemistry; Mathematics & Statistics; Physics, McGill Library
  • Julie Jones, Liaison librarian for Human Geography and Urban Planning, McGill Library
  • Kristina Öhrvall, Director, Strategic Initiatives, Office of Sponsored Research
  • Nikolas Provatas, Professor, Department of Physics & Centre for the Physics of Materials; Canada Research Chair in Computational Materials Science; Scientific Director, McGill High Performance Computing Centre
  • Jenn Riley, Associate Dean, Digital Initiatives, McGill Library
  • The campus stakeholder on the core team, to be announced

Other institutions

We are participating in the E-Science Institute with a cohort of other institutions of various size and research profiles. We will learn from and engage each other during and after the Institute. These institutions are:

  • Florida State University
  • George Washington University
  • Petroleum Institute
  • Swarthmore College
  • Texas A&M University
  • Tufts University
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • University of Missouri
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • University of Prince Edward Island
  • University of Puerto Rico
  • University of Texas Arlington
  • University of Wyoming
  • Virginia Commonwealth University

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