Research 12.05.13 Minutes

Attending:

Sandy De Groote, Annette Valenta, Cynthia Herrera Lindstrom, Allen Randall, Bob Sandusky, Jan Verschelde, Chang-Ming Hsieh, Jay Dean, Barbara Di Eugenio, David Ibrahim, Henrik Aratyn, Andy Boyd, Bill Hendrickson, Heather O’Leary, Clyde Wheeler, Jacqueline Berger

  • Faculty Profiling Tools
    • Presentation on current status of this project
      • Explanation of charge, membership, and goals
      • Explanation of Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)
      • Examination of efforts to coordinate ORCID with the profiling tool
      • Discussion of integration between promotion and tenure (P&T) and the faculty profile tool
      • Discussion of RFP process
      • Discussion of next steps in the process
  • High Performance Computing (HPC)
    • Discussion of people using this, moving project forward, emerging issues and solutions
      • Interest has been expressed in use of HPC by faculty; implications were discussed
      • Discussion of archival storage
  • Institutional Stewardship of Data (ISD)
    • Data Management/Data Curation (DM/DC)
      • Discussion of timelines for reviewing different sections
      • Aligning  efforts on campus must be confirmed
      • Discussion of harmonizing UICs work and  Urbana’s new data mgmt. services document
      • Questions of moving forward, implementation, and embedding were addressed
      • Two-year goal for ISD was discussed and analyzed
      • Discussion of regulations, mandates, and implications
  • Kuali Coeus
    • Discussion of focus groups
      • Plan of action was explained and discussed