NHERI

NHERI Summer Institute for Early-Career Faculty

June 16 — 17, 2021


NHERI Summer Institute

The NHERI Summer Institute will be held June 16-17, 2021, in-person at the University of Texas at San Antonio's (UTSA) Downtown Campus and online.
 

Itinerary for Attendees (PDF)
 

Early-career faculty, graduate students, K-12 educators, engineers, and researchers who want to learn more about the Natural Hazards Engineering Research Infrastructure (NHERI) community are encouraged to register for the online event.  Participants will learn about:

  • The NHERI program mission
  • NHERI network facility capabilities
  • NHERI network resource requests
  • The NHERI Science Plan
  • NSF Grant proposal writing
  • Education and community outreach focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Community networking and mentoring

We encourage early-career professionals and faculty, established professionals and faculty, graduate students, and K-12 educations and administrators to register for the online event.

 

Registration

There is no fee for attending the NHERI Summer Institute for Early-Career Faculty. Registered attendees will receive the links to each session, access to the recorded sessions and session PowerPoints, and the opportunity to sign-up to meet with NHERI site representatives. Click the blue register button below to gain access to the NHERI Summer Institute for Early-Career Faculty.

Registration is now closed.

Welcome to NHERI

The NHERI network is composed of institutions from all around the United States and works with many international partnerships. The Summer Institute staff from the NHERI Education and Community Outreach (ECO) office are based at the University of Texas in San Antonio, Texas.

 


The University of Texas at San Antonio will host the NHERI Summer Institute in-person and online.


Online Events Schedule

The events listed below, except where noted*, will be recorded and posted online for registered attendees to access. All registered attendees will receive the links to each online meeting via email and may also sign-up to meet with site representatives at various NHERI Networking opportunities throughout Day 1 and Day 2.

 

Day 1: Thursday, June 16, 2021

Welcome & NHERI Overview- JoAnn Browning

NHERI Site Introduction & Panel- NHERI Site Representatives

NHERI Science Plan Discussion- Billy Edge

NHERI Networking- Registered attendees may sign-up to meet with site representatives from all eleven NHERI sites (various time slots throughout Day 1)

NSF Grant Proposal Writing- Joy Pauschke (*Not recorded- PPT only)

Interdisciplinary NSF CAREER Awardee Panel – Jennifer Bridge, Arindam Chowdhury, Teja Guda, Gabrielle Romero Uribe, and Elaina Sutley

User Forum Networking Event- Stephanie Smallegan

Day 2: Friday, June 17, 2021

Broader Impacts Design - Karina Vielma and Robin Nelson

NHERI Networking- Registered attendees may sign-up to meet with site representatives from all eleven NHERI sites (various time slots throughout Day)


Previous Years

At the Summer Institute, attendees are shown presentations about the NHERI program, the NHERI sites and the processes researchers can follow to make use of NHERI resources. These presentations are available (as PDFs) as a publication in the DesignSafe Data Depot:

Summer Institute 2020 Virtual Presentations (coming soon)

Summer Institute 2019 Presentations

Summer Institute 2018 Presentations

 

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