University of Chicago Big Ideas Generator

Our Advisory Board

Faculty Advisory Board

Vice President for Research and for National Laboratories
Albert A. Michelson Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Chemistry CEO, UChicago Argonne, LLC; Vice-chairman, Board of Governors for Argonne; Board of Directors for Fermilab
Donald Levy (Chair)
William J. Friedman and Alicia Townsend Professor, Department of Physics

 

Heinrich Jaeger
Professor, Department of Organismal Biology & Anatomy
Chair, Committee on Computational Neuroscience; Committee on Neurobiology

 

Nicho Hatsopoulos
Associate Professor, Department of Ecology & Evolution
Environmental Microbiologist, Argonne National Laboratory
Jack Gilbert
Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology; Department of Human Genetics
Allan Drummond
Assistant Professor
Department of Organismal Biology & Anatomy
Stephanie Palmer
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology
Director, Knowledge Lab; Fellow, Computation Institute
James Evans
Helen A. Regenstein Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Classics; Program in Gender Studies

 

Shadi Bartsch-Zimmer (former member)
Professor, Department of Computer Science
Director, Computation Institute; Senior Scientist, Mathematics and Computer Science (MCS), Argonne National Laboratory

 

Ian Foster (former member)
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology

How language, culture, and bodily experiences shape the way people think, feel, and make decisions, focusing on understanding the universal processes by which people turn concrete interactions with their environment into abstract thoughts

Daniel Casasanto (former member)
Managing Director, Arete
Office of the Vice President for Research and National Laboratories
Samar Kaukab Ahmad (Ex-Officio)
Director of Research Innovation
Office of the Vice President for Research and National Laboratories
Elena Zinchenko (Ex Officio)