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Joint Appointments

Kirsten Hofmockel

Kirsten Hofmockel, a joint appointee between PNNL and Iowa State University, is a microbial ecologist specializing in carbon and nitrogen cycling in terrestrial ecosystems.

Mike Hochella

Mike Hochella, a joint appointee between Virginia Tech and PNNL, is an Earth scientist specializing in nano-bio-geo-environmental science at local, regional, and global scales.

Joint Appointments between PNNL and other research institutions elevate the scientific impact and productivity of researchers at both institutions by:

  • increasing collaborative research opportunities;
  • facilitating transdisciplinary research;
  • providing access to specialized instrumentation and other research tools; and
  • giving students and interns an expansive array of unique opportunities.

Joint appointments ranging from 0% - 100% are open to all PNNL technical staff and faculty at selected research institutions. For additional information, click here or contact , Director of Research Partnerships, (509) 375-6483.

PNNL has joint appointment agreements with the following universities/research institutions:

  • Auburn University
  • Brown University
  • Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute
  • Iowa State University
  • Ohio State University, The
  • Oregon Health & Science University
  • Oregon State University
  • Purdue University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of California, Irvine
  • University of California, Riverside
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • University of Oregon
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of South Florida
  • University of Utah
  • University of Washington
  • Utah State University
  • Virginia Tech
  • Washington State University
  • Western Washington University

Incoming Joint Appointments (university staff who have appointments with PNNL)

Joint Appointee Institution Research Area
George Karniadakis Brown University applied mathematics
Wei Zhang Ohio State University power systems and electrical engineering
Julia Laskin Purdue University chemical physics
Alex Guenther University of California-Irvine atmospheric chemistry
Suveen Mathaudhu University of California, Riverside materials science & engineering
Fernando Miralles-Wilhelm University of Maryland earth systems science
Anthony Reynolds University of South Carolina materials science & engineering
Randy Borum University of Southern Florida behavioral science
Thom Dunning University of Washington computational science
Robert Houze University of Washington atmospheric science
Peter Pauzauskie University of Washington materials sciences & engineering
Jim Pfaendtner University of Washington chemical science
David A. Stahl University of Washington biological science
Venkat Subramanian University of Washington materials sciences & engineering
Anthony Waas University of Washington materials science & engineering
Lance Seefeldt Utah State University chemical science
Michael F. Hochella Virginia Tech geosciences
Brian Clowers Washington State University chemical science
Andrew Felmy Washington State University chemical science
Norbert Kruse Washington State University chemical science
Jean-Sabin McEwen Washington State University integrated catalysis
Lin Yuehe Washington State University chemical science
John McCloy Washington State University materials sciences & engineering
Yong Wang Washington State University chemical science
Yinghui Wu Washington State University computer science
Xiao Zhang Washington State University chemical science
Brian Hutchinson Western Washington University data science

 

Outgoing Joint Appointments (PNNL staff who have appointments with universities)

Joint Appointee Institution Research Area
Nathan Baker Brown University computational sciences
Mike Rinker Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute advanced manufacturing
Kirsten Hofmockel Iowa State University environmental science
Karin Rodland Oregon Health Sciences U. biological science
Dick Smith Oregon Health Sciences U. biological science
George Muntean Oregon State University energy science
Justin Teeguarden Oregon State University biological science
Alex Beliaev Queensland University of Technology bioenergy and biotechnology
Ward TeGrotenhuis Oregon State University energy science
Jie Xiao University of Arkansas chemistry and biochemistry
Kate Calvin University of Maryland earth systems science
Leon Clarke University of Maryland earth systems science
Mohamad Hejazi University of Maryland earth systems science
Steve Smith University of Maryland earth systems science
Stephanie Waldhoff University of Maryland earth systems science
Xuesong Zhang University of Maryland earth systems science
Jan Strube University of Oregon high energy physics
David Asner University of Washington particle physics
Andrea Copping University of Washington environmental science
Jim DeYoreo University of Washington materials science & engineering
Andrew Lumsdaine University of Washington computer science
Christopher Mundy University of Washington chemical science
Phil Rasch University of Washington atmospheric science
Nathalie Voisin University of Washington environmental science
Mark Wigmosta University of Washington environmental science
Sotiris Xantheas University of Washington chemical science
Zhaoqing Yang University of Washington environmental science
James Amonette Washington State University environmental geochemistry and soil mineralogy
Scott Baker Washington State University biological science
Jie Bao Washington State University computational science
George Bonheyo Washington State University biological science
Courtney L. Bottenus Washington State University computational engineering
Garry Buchko Washington State University molecular biosciences
Stephen J. Callister Washington State University biological science
Lauren Charles Washington State University data science
Sue Clark Washington State University nuclear science
Zdenek Dohnalek Washington State University chemical science
David Heldebrant Washington State University chemical science
Simone Raugei Washington State University biological chemistry
Aaron Wright Washington State University chemical science

 

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