Environmental Research and Education

Sustainable Urban Systems Conference and Workshop Awards


The NSF issued the following awards for workshops and conferences that explored concepts for advancing Sustainable Urban Systems Research Networks. Proposals for these awards were submitted in response to NSF’s Dear Colleague Letter (NSF 19-032). 

Principal Investigator: James Wescoat 
Institution: MIT
Workshop location: Cambridge, MA
Date: June 11-12, 2019

Principal Investigator: Debra Laefer
Institution: New York University
Workshop location: Brooklyn, NY
Date: June 24-25, 2019

Principal Investigator: Melissa Stults
Institution: Aspen Global Change Institute
Workshop location: Ann Arbor, MI
Date: July 8-9, 2019

Principal Investigator: William Miller
Institution: Northwestern University
Workshop location: Chicago, IL
Date: July 16-17, 2019

Principal Investigator: James Wasley
Institution: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Workshop location: Milwaukee, WI
Date: July 25-27, 2019

Principal Investigator: Spenser Robinson
Institution: Central Michigan University
Workshop location: Detroit, MI
Date: July 29-30, 2019

Principal Investigator: Constantinos Samaras
Institution: Carnegie Mellon University
Workshop location: Pittsburgh, PA
Date: July 29-30, 2019

Principal Investigator: Brad Gaolach
Institution: Washington State University
Workshop location: Seattle, WA
Date: July 30-August 1, 2019

Principal Investigator: Lucy Hutyra
Institution: Boston University
Workshop location: Boston, MA
Date: August 5-6, 2019

Principal Investigator: Mark Stone
Institution: University of New Mexico
Workshop location: Albuquerque, NM
Date: August 5-7, 2019

Principal Investigator: Vicki Foust
Institution: North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Workshop location: Greensboro, NC
Date: August 7-8, 2019

Principal Investigator: Donald Wuebbles
Institution: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Workshop location: Chicago, IL
Date: August 7-8, 2019

Principal Investigator: Ulrike Passe
Institution: Iowa State University
Workshop location: Ames, IA
Date: August 12-13, 2019

Principal Investigator: Danny Reible
Institution: Texas Tech University
Workshop location: Lubbock, TX
Date: August 14-16, 2019

Principal Investigator: Valerie Thomas
Institution: Georgia Tech
Workshop location: Atlanta, GA
Date: August 15-16, 2019

Principal Investigator: Adrian Parr
Institution: University of Texas at Arlington
Workshop location: Dallas, TX
Date: August 16-17, 2019

Principal Investigator: Christian Renschler
Institution: SUNY at Buffalo
Workshop location: Buffalo, NY
Date: August 19-21, 2019

Principal Investigator: Jay Banner
Institution: University of Texas at Austin
Workshop location: Austin, TX
Date: August 22-24, 2019

Principal Investigator: Sauleh Siddiqui
Institution: Johns Hopkins University
Workshop location: Baltimore, MD
Date: September 9-10, 2019

Principal Investigator: Lilit Yeghiazarian
Institution: University of Cincinnati
Workshop location: Cincinnati, OH
Date: September 9-10, 2019

Principal Investigator: Xiong Yu
Institution: Case Western Reserve University
Workshop location: Cleveland, OH
Date: September 9-10, 2019

Principal Investigator: Melissa Gilbert
Institution: Temple University
Workshop location: Philadelphia, PA
Date: September 11-13, 2019

Principal Investigator: Evan Barba
Institution: Georgetown University
Workshop location: Washington, D.C.
Date: September 12-13, 2019

Principal Investigator: John Taylor
Institution: Georgia Tech
Workshop location: Atlanta, GA
Date: September 16-17, 2019

Principal Investigator: Jose Lobo
Institution: Arizona State University
Workshop location: Tempe, Arizona
Date: September 19-20, 2019

Additional related symposium/workshop awards:

Principal Investigator: Jin Wen
Institution: Drexel University
Workshop location: a) Dalian, China; b) Syracuse, NY
Date: a) July 5-6, 2018; b) September 23, 2018

Principal Investigator: Joon-Ho Choi
Institution: University of Southern California
Workshop location: Toronto, Canada
Date: May 28-29, 2019

Principal Investigator: Diane Pataki
Institution: University of Utah
Workshop location: Paris, France
Date: June 4-7, 2019