NSF Advisory Committee for Cyberinfrastructure

The Advisory Committee for Cyberinfrastructure advises the U.S. National Science Foundation on strategies to develop and support a state-of-the-art cyberinfrastructure that enables significant advances across all fields of science and engineering.


The committee meets twice a year. All are welcome to attend.

Next meeting

Spring 2024. Event details to come.


Reports and documents

Committee members

Ryan Abernathey

Associate Professor
Columbia University
CEO, Earthmover
Term Expires: 2027

Rommie Amaro 

Professor and Endowed Chair, Chemistry and Biochemistry 
University of California, San Diego 
Term Expires: 2024 

Andrew Chien

William Eckhardt Distinguished Service Professor in Computer Science
University of Chicago
Term Expires: 2027

Deborah Dent 

Chief Information Officer 
Jackson State University 
Term Expires: 2024 

Ann Gates

Senior Advisor to the Provost for Strategic STEM Initiative
The University of Texas at El Paso
Term Expires: 2027

Samuel Graham

Dean, A. James Clark School of Engineering
University of Maryland
Term Expires: 2027

Susan Gregurick 

Member of BIO Advisory Committee 
Director, IGMS Division of Biophysics, Biomedical Technology, and Computational Biosciences
National Institutes of Health
Term Expires: 2024

Patrick Heimbach 

Member of OPP Advisory Committee 
Associate Professor, Geological Sciences 
Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Science
University of Texas at Austin 
Term Expires: 2024

David Lassner 

University of Hawaii 
Term Expires: 2025 

Ruth Marinshaw 

Chief Technology Officer - Research Computing 
Stanford University 
Term Expires: 2024 

Peter Mattson

Term Expires: 2027

Anita Nikolich 

Director of Research and Technology 
University of Illinois 
Term Expires: 2025

Willie Pearson 

SBE Representative 
Georgia Institute of Technology 
Term Expires: 2025  

Claire Porter 

Acting Co-Director, Polar Geospatial Center 
University of Minnesota 
Term Expires: 2025 

Hakizumwami Birali Runesha 

Associate Vice President for Research Computing 
Director of the Research Computing Center 
University of Chicago 
Term Expires: 2026 

Valerie Taylor 

Division Director, Mathematics and Computer Science  
Argonne National Laboratory 
Term Expires: 2024 

Contact information

For questions about the Advisory Committee on Cyberinfrastructure, contact Christine Christy at cchristy@nsf.gov.