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Suzanne C. Iacono
Dr. Suzi Iacono is the National Science Foundation (NSF) acting assistant director for the Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Directorate. Her permanent position is the deputy assistant director for CISE. During her tenure at NSF, she has served in many capacities, including CISE senior science advisor, acting division director in Computer and Network Systems (CNS) and Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS), and Program Director in IIS. Dr. Iacono also currently serves as the co-chair of the interagency subcommittee on Networking Information Technology Research and Development (NITRD) under the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC).
Prior to coming to NSF, she held a faculty position at Boston University School of Management, was a visiting scholar at the Sloan School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and was a research associate at the Public Policy Research Office at the University of California, Irvine.
Over the years, she has written journal articles, book chapters and conference papers on social informatics, an area of interdisciplinary research and education that integrates aspects of computer and social sciences. Dr. Iacono received her PhD from the University of Arizona in information systems and her MA and BA from the University of California, Irvine in social ecology.