GOVERNANCE

Leadership Council
 
The Leadership Council (LC) is the elected voice of the EarthCube Community, setting the strategic direction for EarthCube and making decisions critical to the success of EarthCube.
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Chair

Mike Daniels
Ronin Institute
June 2020 - May 2022

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CDF Rep

Corinna Gries
University of Wisconsin, Madison
July 2020 - June 2022

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SET Rep

Stephen Kuehn
Concord University
June 2021 - May 2023

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SET Rep

Emma Aronson

University of California, Riverside
June 2020 - May 2022

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TAC Rep

Dave Fulker
OPeNDAP
Sept 2019 - May 2023

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At-large member

Leah LeVay
Texas A&M University
​June 2021 - May 2023

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At-large member

Denise Hills
Geological Survey of Alabama
​June 2021 - May 2023

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At-large member

Isabel Cruz
University of Illinois
​June 2019 - May 2023

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At-large member

Emmanuel Njinju
Virginia Tech
June 2020 - May 2022

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"ex officio"

Christine Kirkpatrick,
PI, EarthCube Office, SDSC
​Oct 2019 - June 2022

 
Science & Engagement Team

The Science and Engagement Team (SET) is charged with maintaining a connection between the academic geoscience and technology communities in EarthCube, facilitating engagement among the EarthCube community and individual geoscientists and linking the activities of the wider-EarthCube effort to relevant organizations and initiatives.

Monthly Virtual Meeting time: First Tuesday  of month at 1 PM Pacific time

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Chair

Emma Aronson

University of California, Riverside
June 2020 - May 2022

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Co-Chair

D. Sarah Stamps

Virginia Tech

June 2020 - May 2022

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Chair

Stephen Kuehn

Concord University

June 2021 - May 2023

Technology & Architecture Committee
 

Technology and Architecture Committee (TAC) is charged to oversee the technology and architecture development of EarthCube to assure that EarthCube infrastructure is community-driven, supports standards for interoperability, and incorporates advanced technologies to become a commonly used capability that supports scientists on their research efforts.

Monthly Virtual Meeting time: First Monday of month at 11 AM Pacific time

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Chair

Dave Fulker

OPeNDAP

Sept 2019 - May 2023

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Co-Chair

Donata Giglio

University of Colorado, Boulder

(January 2020 - December 2021)

Council of Funded Projects
 

The Council of Funded Projects (CFP) is a new working group (est. Oct. 2019) that serves as a base for active EarthCube projects. It functions to provide a forum for projects to interact, discover and help meet common project needs, and to help guide EarthCube's practical focus.

Monthly Virtual Meeting time: First Thursday of month 9:30 AM Pacific time

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Chair

Basil Tikoff

University of Wisconsin–Madison (October 2019-?)

Nominations Committee
 

The Nominations Committee does not select leaders, but helps identify and evaluate candidates for elected office. The mission of the Nominations Committee is to assure a fair, inclusive, and expeditious process for identifying candidates for all EarthCube’s elected offices.

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Member

D. Sarah Stamps

Virginia Tech

(June 2019 - May 2021)

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Member

Gelu Nita

New Jersey Institute of Technology

(June 2019 - May 2021)

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Member

Anna Kelbert

USGS

(June 2019 - May 2021)