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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 are open to all PNNL technical staff and faculty at selected research institutions, and they range from 0% to 100%. For additional information, click here or contact , Director of Strategic Partnerships, (509) 375-2500.

Current joint appointees are listed below.

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 materials science & engineering
Suveen Mathaudhu University of California, Riverside materials science & engineering
Fernando Miralles-Wilhelm University of Maryland environmental science
Anthony Reynolds University of South Carolina materials science & engineering
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
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
Lin Yuehe Washington State University chemical science
John McCloy Washington State University materials sciences & engineering
Yong Wang Washington State University chemical science
Xiao Zhang Washington State University chemical science

 

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

Joint Appointee Institution Research Area
Nathan Baker Brown University computational sciences
Kirsten Hofmockel Iowa State University environmental science
Karin Rodland Oregon Health Sciences U. biological science
Dick Smith Oregon Health Sciences U. biological science
Rick Corley Oregon State University biological science
George Muntean Oregon State University energy science
Justin Teeguarden Oregon State University biological science
Ward TeGrotenhuis Oregon State University energy science
Steve Smith University of Maryland climate science
Elizabeth Jurrus University of Utah computational science
David Asner University of Washington high-energy physics
Nigel Browning University of Washington materials science & engineering
Andrea Copping University of Washington environmental science
Jim DeYoreo University of Washington materials science & engineering
Thom Dunning University of Washington computational science
Daniel Einstein University of Washington biological science
Christopher Mundy University of Washington chemical science
Phil Rasch University of Washington atmospheric science
Irvin Schultz University of Washington environmental science
Mark Wigmosta University of Washington environmental science
Zhaoqing Yang University of Washington environmental science
Scott Baker Washington State University biological science
Jie Bao Washington State University computational science
George Bonheyo Washington State University biological science
Stephen J. Callister Washington State University biological science
Sue Clark Washington State University nuclear science
Charles Timchalk Washington State University biological science
Wooyong Um Washington State University environmental science

 

Additional universities with whom PNNL has joint appointment agreements:

  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of California, Irvine
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • University of South Florida

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