Advisory Board & Steering Committee

Advisory Board

Institute Advisory Board members are appointed by the Director in consultation with the Office of Research to provide feedback and strategic advice to the Director related to the overall mission of the Institute, its positioning within the university, its relationship to various academic units and programs, and its engagements with external organizations. The board reflects a diversity of leadership experiences, spanning academia, industry, government, non‐profits, philanthropy, and alumni.

Steering Committee

Members of the Institute’s Steering Committee are appointed by the Office of Research to assist the Director with overall strategic planning and management of the Institute’s operations. Members assist in reviewing ongoing activities, identifying and evaluating opportunities for investment of resources, developing proposals for new programs or initiatives, communicating the Institute’s vision, and promoting its goals to the constituents they represent.