Meet the ICS Team

ICS Leadership

ICS is governed by researchers, for researchers. Our leadership team of directors makes strategic decisions about how best to accomplish our mission and vision.

Our directors are advised and guided by the faculty and staff of our coordinating committee.

Director

Jenni Evans

Evans

Jenni Evans

  • Professor of Meteorology
  • Director, Institute for CyberScience
  • ICS Associate

Department: Meteorology and Atmospheric Science

Office: 509 Walker Building, University Park

Email: Jenni.Evans@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-3240

Research Focuses: Climate, numerical weather prediction, tropical meteorology, tropical cyclones, statistical meteorology, convection studies

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Associate Directors

Guido Cervone

Cervone

Guido Cervone

  • Associate Professor of Geography
  • Associate Director, Institute for CyberScience
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Geography

Office: 205 Walker Building, University Park

Email: cervone@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-0179

Research Focuses: Remote sensing, environmental hazards, geoinformatics, social media

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Ping Li

Li

Ping Li

  • Professor of Psychology and Linguistics
  • Associate Director, Institute for CyberScience
  • ICS Associate

Department: Psychology

Office: 452 Moore Building, University Park

Email: pul8@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-3921

Research Focuses: Language acquisition, linguistic neuroscience, neuroimaging, neuroplasticity

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Vasant Honavar

Honavar

Vasant Honavar

  • Professor and Edward Frymoyer Chair of Information Sciences and Technology
  • Associate Director, Institute for CyberScience
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Information Sciences and Technology

Office: 301A Westgate Building, University Park

Email: vuh14@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-3141

Research Focuses: Artificial intelligence, machine learning, data mining, big data analytics, bioinformatics and computational molecular and systems biology, discovery informatics, knowledge representation and semantic web, applied information integration and informatics

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Assistant Director

Wayne Figurelle

Figurelle

Wayne Figurelle

  • Assistant Director

Office: 224D Computer Building

Email: wfigure@psu.edu

Phone: 814-777-2965

 

Chief Architect

Chuck Pavloski

Pavloski

Chuck Pavloski

  • Chief Architect

Office: 222C Computer Building

Email: cfp102@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-3094

 

Technical Director

Ryan Gilmore

Gilmore

Ryan Gilmore

  • Technical Director

Office: 224F Computer Building

Email: reg159@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-1134

 

ICS-ACI Client Engagement Manager

Derrick Leydig

Leydig

Derek Leydig

  • ICS-ACI Client Engagement Manager

Office: 224E Computer Building

Email: dml129@psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-6078