Jenni Evans named director of Institute for CyberScience
Image: Patrick Mansell, Penn State
Jenni Evans, professor of meteorology at Penn State, has been appointed director of Penn State’s Institute for CyberScience (ICS). Evans had served as interim director of ICS since February 2016.
“I am delighted by Professor Evans’s acceptance of the permanent directorship of ICS,” said Vice President for Research Neil Sharkey. “Jenni has done a marvelous job as interim director, laying the groundwork for the growth of both ICS’s technical capabilities and its community. Her outstanding intellect, diverse administrative experience, and passionate commitment to scholarship are exactly what ICS needs to keep Penn State at the forefront of computational and data-enabled research.”