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William (Bill) Gropp, Director

Computing is a universal tool for finding solutions to problems of all kinds, and high performance computing lets us solve the most challenging and demanding problems.

Chief Scientist

Daniel Katz

Daniel S. Katz, Chief Scientist

As Chief Scientist, I’m excited by the opportunity to help NCSA staff, students, and faculty develop their careers and their ideas, and to help them find and fulfill opportunities to use scalable technologies to expand human knowledge and solve societal challenges.

Directorate Leads

Nichole Hemming headshot

Nichole Hemming
Associate Director, Administration

Laura T. Herriott
Associate Director, User Services

Kenton McHenry
Associate Director, Software

Amy Schuele
Associate Director, Integrated Cyberinfrastructure

John Towns
Executive Associate Director, Engagement

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