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GPN Equipment Upgrade

July 18, 2019

On July 16, Shannon Spurling, Jodi Gilpin, and Brad Dodds from MOREnet installed the new QFX10002-72Q in the Kansas City POP.

NSF CISE Grant Announced

July 10, 2019

With this solicitation, CISE is continuing a pilot effort started in 2018 encouraging the research community to engage in meaningful Broadening Participation in Computing activities.

There are a lot of details, including a Collaboration Plan for multiple PIs, at the website.

Submission Window Dates:

Large projects: September 20 – 30, 2019

Medium projects: September 20 – 30, 2019

Small projects: October 31, 2019 – November 14, 2019

  • Small Projects — up to $500,000 total budget with durations up to three years: projects in this class may be submitted to OAC, CCF, CNS, and IIS;
  • Medium Projects — $500,001 to $1,200,000 total budget with durations up to four years: projects in this class may be submitted to CCF, CNS, and IIS only; and
  • Large Projects — $1,200,001 to $3,000,000 total budget with durations up to five years: projects in this class may be submitted to CNS only.

Mizzou Seeks Researcher facing Cyberinfrastructure Engineer

The University of Missouri is searching for a researcher facing Cyberinfrastructure Engineer to fill a new position that will work closely with researchers to help them evaluate their research computation needs and to recommend solutions that allow them to take full advantage of the resources available. Mizzou’s cyberinfrastructure engineers help develop scientific workflows to advance research in all areas, including bioinformatics, machine learning, material science, and computational chemistry.  As a cyberinfrastructure engineer, you will work on a broad range of projects across campus with opportunities to specialize in a number of domain areas.  To find more information about Research Computing Support Services at the University of Missouri please visit our website at  

To apply to the Cyberinfrastructure Engineer position at the University of Missouri go to and click on staff jobs, and then prospective employees, and search for 30663. For more details see

University of Central Oklahoma Seeks Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor

July 3, 2019

University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond, OK seeks a Computer Science Full-Time, Non-Tenure Track, Visiting Assistant Professor.

Position Overview:

Visiting faculty are employed by the university to teach or perform research for a limited time. This is a non-tenure track, temporary position. Service or research may be expected.

College/Department Overview:

The College of Mathematics and Science currently has 135 full-time and over 70 part-time faculty in 7 academic departments. The College serves more than 3,600 undergraduate students in 26 majors and provides graduate programs in Biology, Applied Mathematical Science, Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Computational Science, Computer Science, Engineering Physics, and Nursing. Accreditation/Certification is held by ABET, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the American Board of Funeral Service Education, and the American Chemical Society. UCO is an institutional member of the Council on Undergraduate Research. For further information see our website at

Department Specific Essential Job Functions:

Duties include teaching day/evening, graduate/undergraduate classes in computer science and software engineering for a 12-hour load per semester. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in scholarly activities, and in departmental, college and university meetings and committees.