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Kelvin Chu
Email: kchu@nsf.gov
Phone: (703) 292-7860
Fax: (703) 292-9047
Room: 940 S
Organization: (EPSC)
Title: Program Director
Website: http://www.uvm.edu/~kchu/homepage/index.php?PID=home

Program Responsibilities:
EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1: (RII Track-1)
EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-3: Building Diverse Communities (RII Track-3)
EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program: Track-2 (RII Track-2 FEC)
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research: Workshop Opportunities (EPS-WO) (EPS-WO)

Biography:

Dr. Kelvin Chu is a Program Officer in the Experimental Program to
Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) with the National Science
Foundation. Prior to this, Kelvin worked for the Vermont State EPSCoR
organization, building research and education infrastructure in
Vermont.  He served as Senior Associate Director of the organization,
which has oversight of the EPSCoR and EPSCoR-like programs from the
National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, Department
of Energy and Department of Agriculture.  His portfolio included
evaluation and assessment, private sector initiatives, and
cyberinfrastructure initiatives.  In this role, his duties included
serving as Associate Project Director for Vermont EPSCoR and the
Vermont Genetics Network (Vermont INBRE).  In addition, he served on
the Executive Committee for the Northeast Cyberinfrastructure
Consortium, a consortium of five EPSCoR/IDeA states in the North East
that collaborated on building regional cyberinfrastructure.

Dr. Chu holds an Sc.B. in Physics from Brown University and a Ph.D. in
Physics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  He was a
Director's Postdoctoral Fellow at Los Alamos National Lab.