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Director of Research Computing and Campus Infrastructure
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Computer Support Group
Senior Staff Associate
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
114A Seismology
61 Route 9W - PO Box 1000
Palisades
NY
10964-8000
US
Phone: 
(845) 365-8698
Fax: 
(845) 365-8150

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Fields of interest: 
Information Technology Strategic Planning, Shared High Performance/Throughput Computing, Share Storage, Network Infrastructure

As the Director of Research Computing and Campus Infrastructure at Lamont-Doherty, I am responsible for providing technical leadership, and strategic direction for the computational infrastructure, and core services such as Mail, Web, Shared Storage, Domain Name Services, and other services.

Along with the technical staff on campus, I ensure effective operations, and governance of critical computing infrastructure for our high performance, high throughput computing systems, high density storage systems, and technical support necessary to sustain a large, world-class, earth-sciences research institute.

I manage technology teams from the definition phase through implementation, in addition to partnering our technical team with our scientific and administrative departments, leveraging technology to improve employee productivity and to facilitate better collaboration and partnership throughout our institute.

I have been a member of the technical staff at Lamont-Doherty for more than 25 years.

Honors & Awards: 
Columbia University Ten Year Certificate 2001