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Jennifer Slimowitz Pearl

Phone: (703) 292-4492
Room: 1025 N
Organization:   (DMS)
Title:  Program Manager

Program Responsibilities:
Conferences and Workshops in the Mathematical Sciences
Enriched Doctoral Training in the Mathematical Sciences (EDT)
Mathematical Sciences Infrastructure Program
NSF-CBMS Regional Research Conferences in the Mathematical Sciences


Jennifer Slimowitz Pearl is a Program Director in the Division of Mathematical Sciences (DMS) at NSF.  She is responsible for the DMS Infrastructure program and is involved with the suite of activities in the DMS Workforce portfolio.  She recently completed a detail assignment serving as the Acting Deputy Division Director in DMS.  She also recently served as a Visiting Fellow in the Office of the Provost at George Mason University.  While competing an assignment in the Office of the Assistant Director in the Directorate of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, she examined partnerships between NSF and non-profit funders of basic research in MPS disciplines. Dr. Pearl was formerly a Program Director in NSF's Office of International Science and Engineering.  Dr. Pearl has held positions at the National Academies and at Rice University.  She was an AAAS/NSF Science and Technology Policy Fellow and was awarded a NSF/NATO Postdoctoral Fellowship to conduct research at the Université du Québec à Montréal.  Dr. Pearl earned her Ph.D. in mathematics specializing in symplectic geometry from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and her B.S. in mathematics from Duke University.