Jorge Ahumada's picture
Acting Executive Director, TEAM Network, Conservation International

Jorge A. Ahumada is the Acting Executive Director for the TEAM Network. Jorge got his degree in Biology at Universidad de Los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia. He spent 3-4 years doing field research on neotropical primates in Colombia and Panama. A few years later, Jorge obtained his Ph.D. in Ecology... more

Ramón Arrowsmith's picture
Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, Arizona State University

J Ramón Arrowsmith is one of the original instigators and a PI of OpenTopography (Education, Training, and Community). He is also Director, EarthScope National Office. Ramon conducts research in active tectonics, quantitative structural geology and geomorphology. These include paleoseismology,... more

Adrian Borsa's picture
Researcher and Senior Lecturer, Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Adrian Borsa is a researcher at the Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.  His work aims to describe how the shape of Earth's surface is changing at timescales of seconds to decades, and to link observed change to geophysical processes... more

Christopher Crosby's picture
Project Manager, UNAVCO

Chris Crosby is a co-investigator and project manager of the NSF-funded OpenTopography Facility project at UNAVCO. Trained as a geologist, he has worked on paleoseismology, earthquake geology, and active tectonics research in the western US, Caribbean, and Central Asia. He is interested in how... more

Eric Fegraus's picture
Director of Information Systems, TEAM Network

Eric received a B.S. in Environmental Biology and Management from the University of California at Davis in 1997. After graduation Eric conducted amphibian breeding behavior research at the Smithsonian’s Tropical Research Institute (STRI) on Barro Colorado Island. Upon returning to the US Eric... more

Pascal Gagneux's picture
Associate Director, Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny (CARTA)

Pascal Gagneux is Associate Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine at the University of California, San Diego. He is interested in primate molecular diversity. He is curious about the evolutionary mechanisms responsible for its generation and maintenance, its potential roles in protecting... more

Steve Hoey's picture
Director, Business Creation and Development at CONNECT

Steve’s responsibilities include managing the Springboard Program and Nearsourcing Roundtable program as well as project leader of the CONNECT Innovation Report, The San Diego Innovation Assets Report and the Southern California Nexus of Innovation White Paper. Steve is a frequent speaker and... more

Karen Messer's picture
Chief, Division of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics; Directory Biostatistics Shared Resource, Moores Cancer Center

Dr. Messer directs the UCSD Moores Cancer Center Biostatistics shared resource. She and her colleagues collaborate with Cancer Center investigators on design and analysis of cancer-related studies, ranging in scale from large “omics” data sets to small Phase II trials. Originally trained in... more

Kevin Patrick's picture
Adjunct Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine

Kevin Patrick, MD, MS is Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine at the University of California, San Diego and Director of the Center for Wireless and Population Health Systems at the Qualcomm Institute, the UC San Diego Division of the California Institute for Telecommunications and... more

Tilmann Rabl's picture
Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept of Computer Science, University of Toronto

Tilmann Rabl is a postdoctoral researcher at the Middleware Systems Research Group at the University of Toronto. His research focuses on big data storage management, new hardware for big data systems, big data analytics, database systems architecture and benchmarking. During his PhD studies, he... more

Margaret Schoeninger's picture
Professor of Anthropology

Professor Margaret J. Schoeninger received her B.A. from the University of Florida, her M.A. from the University of Cincinnati, and her Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. She has held positions in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the University of California at Los Angeles,... more

Ajit Varki's picture
Co-Director, UCSD/Salk Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny (CARTA)

Ajit Varki received basic training in physiology, medicine, biology, and biochemistry at the Christian Medical College, Vellore, The University of Nebraska, and Washington University in St. Louis. He also has formal training and certification in internal medicine, hematology, and oncology. He... more

Mary Walshok's picture
Associate Vice Chancellor, Public Programs and Dean, UCSD Extension

Mary Walshok, Ph.D. is associate vice chancellor for public programs and dean of Extension at the University of California San Diego. She oversees a $35 million division that educates 55,500 enrollees annually, plus UCSD-TV and UCTV, which reach 22 million households and millions more through... more