29 February 2012
Myron Gutmann, of the National Science Foundation, will be speaking on:
"Computational Social Science and Advanced Computing Infrastructure: Challenges and Opportunities"
11:30am to 1:00pm, March 2, 2012
Tsai Auditorium, 1730 Cambridge St. (IQSS/Harvard)
A light lunch will be served.
Please RSVP to http://www.iq.harvard.edu/events/node/2836
Myron P. Gutmann is Assistant Director of the National Science Foundation, with responsibility for NSF's Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences Directorate. He is also Professor of History and Information and Research Professor in the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan. Prior to joining NSF, he was Director of the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR). Gutmann has broad interests in interdisciplinary historical research, especially health, population, economy, and the environment. As Director of ICPSR, he was a leader in the archiving and dissemination of electronic research materials related to society, population, and health, with a special interest in the protection of respondent confidentiality. He has written or edited five books and more than eighty articles and chapters. Gutmann has served on a number of national and international advisory committees and editorial
Posted by David Lazer at February 29, 2012 8:37 PM