Subject: POSITION: U Utah Center for High Performance Computing Director
From: Henry Neeman
Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 19:20:48 -0600 (CST)
Forwarding from U Utah.
Please reply directly to them, and please feel free to
forward to anyone who may be interested and appropriate.
The University of Utah recently posted the position of Director of
The University of Utah is seeking an innovative and entrepreneurial
Director to lead its Center for High Performance Computing (CHPC).
CHPC is a unit of University Information Technology (UIT) with
cross-reporting and significant funding through the Office of the
Vice President for Research.
CHPC is a long-standing research support unit of the University
that offers high performance computing, research data storage and
analytics (including provision for protected data), natural
language processing (NLP), and other research collaboration
services to the faculty, students, and other researchers at the
University and their collaborators.
CHPC has access to significant dedicated space and electric power
(over 1.1 Megawatts) in the UIT Downtown Data Center (DDC).
CHPC collaborates closely with the Utah Education Network (UEN),
which operates a modern optical network connecting the campus to
the DDC and national networks such as the Internet2 Network and
CHPC is an active participant within the emerging Condo of Condos
national consortium, XSEDE Campus Champions, CASC, Internet2,
GENI, Utah EPSCoR, the Rocky Mountain Advanced Computing
Consortium, and the annual SCxy conference.
Of note, SC16 is expected to return to Salt Lake City in
If you are interested, or know someone who might be interested,
please refer to the full job posting
Julia D. Harrison, Associate Director
Center for High Performance Computing
University of Utah