Director and Staff


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    Professor of Anthropology; Director, NSF Center for Nanotechnology in Society; Group leader, NSF/EPA UC Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology
    Barbara Herr Harthorn, Principal Investigator and Director of the CNS, is also Professor of  Anthropology, and affiliated faculty in Feminist Studies...

Administrative Staff

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    Education and Outreach Coordinator
    Brandon comes to us from The Santa Barbara Independent newspaper where he worked as a staff writer over the past three years, often covering issues of...
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    Assistant Director
    Bonnie Molitor comes to CNS-UCSB with nine years’ experience in grants administration and project management in public higher education. As...
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    Center Administrator
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    Travel and Purchasing Coordinator

Technical Staff