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Joint Appointments

Kirsten Hofmockel

Kirsten Hofmockel, a joint appointee between PNNL and Iowa State University, is a microbial ecologist specializing in carbon and nitrogen cycling in terrestrial ecosystems.

Mike Hochella

Mike Hochella, a joint appointee between Virginia Tech and PNNL, is an Earth scientist specializing in nano-bio-geo-environmental science at local, regional, and global scales.

Joint Appointments between PNNL and other research institutions elevate the scientific impact and productivity of researchers at both institutions by:

  • Increasing collaborative research opportunities;
  • Facilitating transdisciplinary research;
  • Providing access to specialized instrumentation and other research tools; and
  • Giving students and interns an expansive array of unique opportunities.

Joint appointments ranging from 0% - 100% are open to all PNNL technical staff and faculty at selected research institutions. For additional information, click here or contact , Director of Research Partnerships, (509) 375-6483.

PNNL has joint appointment agreements with the following universities/research institutions:

  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • Auburn University
  • Brigham Young University
  • Brown University
  • California Institute of Technology
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Indiana University
  • Institute of Materials Research
  • Iowa State University
  • Jerzy Haber Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry
  • Northeastern University
  • Ohio State University
  • Oregon Health & Science University
  • Oregon State University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Purdue University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • University of Alberta Edmunds
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of California, Irvine
  • University of California, Riverside
  • University of Colorado
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Florida
  • University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
  • University of Liverpool
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • University of Oregon
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of South Florida
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Utah
  • University of Washington
  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  • Utah State University
  • Virginia Tech
  • Washington State University
  • Western Washington University

Incoming Joint Appointments (university staff who have appointments with PNNL)

Institution Joint Appointee Research Area
Brigham Young University Kelly, Ryan Proteomics
Brown University Karniadakis, George Applied Mathematics
Brown University Tartakovsky, Alex Computational Mathematics
California Institute of Technology Eiler, John Geochemistry
Colorado School of Mines Clarke, Amy Materials Synthesis and Processing
Colorado School of Mines Clarke, Kester Physical and Mechanical Metallurgy
Colorado School of Mines Ganesh, Mahadevan Computational Science
Indiana University Kravitz, Ben Atmospheric Sciences
Institute of Materials Research dos Santos, Jorge Materials Mechanics
Jerzy Haber Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry Derewinski, Miroslaw (Mirek) Zeolite Chemistry
Northeastern University Gorton, Ian Computer Science
Oregon Health & Science University David, Larry Proteomics
Oregon Health & Science University Demir, Emek Biomedical Engineering
Oregon Health & Science University Flory, Mark Proteomics
Oregon Health & Science University Zuckerman, Daniel Biomedical Engineering
Oregon State University Boiteau, Rene Environmental Organic Chemistry
Oregon State University Robertson, Bryson Coastal Engineering
Oregon State University Schultz, Adam Geophysics
Oregon State University Stoerzinger, Kelsey Materials Science
Pennsylvania State University Zhu, Minghui Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Purdue University Laskin, Julia Chemical Physics
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center Megonigal, Patrick Biogeochemistry
University of Alaska Fairbanks Roe, George Thermal Energy
University of Alberta Edmunds Wishart, David Biological Sciences
University of Arizona Tfaily, Malak Ecosystem Science
University of California-Irvine Guenther, Alex Atmospheric Chemistry
University of California-Irvine Iglesia, Enrique Heterogeneous Catalysis
University of California, Riverside Mathaudhu, Suveen Materials Science & Engineering
University of Connecticut Zhu, Yuanyuan In-situ STEM
University of Illinois Li, Xiuling Electical and Computer Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Lu, Yi Catalysis
University of Liverpool Browning, Nigel Chemical Science
University of Maryland Bierbaum, Rosina Earth systems science
University of Maryland Clarke, Leon Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Hultman, Nathan Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Lau, William Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Wild, Thomas Earth Systems Science
University of South Carolina Reynolds, Anthony Materials Science & Engineering
University of Utah Sadayappan, Ponnuswamy Computer Science and Engineering
University of Washington Dunning, Thom Computational Science
University of Washington Ginger, David Material Physics and Chemistry
University of Washington Houze, Robert Atmospheric Science
University of Washington Kutz, Jose "Nathan" Applied Mathematics
University of Washington Liu, Jun Materials Science and Engineering
University of Washington Maurer, Benjamin Marine Science
University of Washington Mickett, John Marine Science
University of Washington Pauzauskie, Peter Materials Sciences & Engineering
University of Washington Pfaendtner, Jim Chemical Science
University of Washington Polagye, Brian Mechanical Engineering
University of Washington Stahl, David A. Biological Science
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Larson, Vincent Mathematical Sciences
Utah State University Seefeldt, Lance Chemical Science
Virginia Tech Hochella, Michael F. Geosciences
Virginia Tech Murayama, Mitsu Material Science
Washington State University Boncella, James Inorganic Chemistry
Washington State University Clark, Aurora Chemistry
Washington State University Clowers, Brian Chemical Science
Washington State University Kruse, Norbert Chemical Science
Washington State University Lin, Yuehe Chemical Science
Washington State University McEwen, Jean-Sabin Integrated Catalysis
Washington State University McCloy, John Materials Sciences & Engineering
Washington State University Peters, John Catalysis
Washington State University Srivastava, Anurag Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Washington State University Venkatasubramanian, Mani Materials Science & Engineering
Washington State University Wang, Yong Chemical Science
Washington State University Wu, Yinghui Computer Science
Washington State University Yang, Bin Biotechnology (Biological Systems Engineering)
Washington State University Zbib, Hussein Computational Engineering
Washington State University Zhang, Xiao Chemical Science
Western Washington University Hutchinson, Brian Data Science

 

Outgoing Joint Appointments (PNNL staff who have appointments with universities)

Institution Joint Appointee Research Area
American Institute of Chemical Engineers Barilo, Nick Hydrogen Safety Engineering
Brown University Baker, Nathan Computational Sciences
Indiana University Multari, Nick Electrical and Computer Engineering
Iowa State University Hofmockel, Kirsten Environmental Science
Northeastern University Lesperance, Ann Cybersecurity and Resiliency
Oregon Health Sciences U. Rodland, Karin Biological Science
Oregon Health Sciences U. Smith, Dick Biological Science
Oregon State University Bonneville, Alain Geophysics
Oregon State University Shrivastava, Manish Earth Science
Oregon State University Smith, Jordan Biological Chemistry
Oregon State University Teeguarden, Justin Biological Science
Oregon State University TeGrotenhuis, Ward Energy Science
Oregon State University Waters, Katrina Biological Chemistry
Oregon State University Zeleyuk-Imre, Alla Data Sciences
Queensland University of Technology Beliaev, Alex Bioenergy and Biotechnology
University of Arkansas Xiao, Jie Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Colorado Webb-Robertson, Bobbie-Jo Computational Biology
University of Florida Webb-Robertson, Bobbie-Jo Computational Biology
University of Maryland Calvin, Kate Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Edmonds, James (Jae) Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Hejazi, Mohamad Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland McJeon, Haewon Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Moss, Richard Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Smith, Steve Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Waldhoff, Stephanie Earth Systems Science
University of Maryland Zhang, Xuesong Earth Systems Science
University of Oregon Strube, Jan High Energy Physics
University of Washington Chen, Chun-Long Chemical Biology
University of Washington Copping, Andrea Environmental Science
University of Washington DeYoreo, Jim Materials Science & Engineering
University of Washington Diefenderfer, Heida Restoration Ecology
University of Washington Lumsdaine, Andrew Computer Science
University of Washington Mundy, Christopher Chemical Science
University of Washington Rasch, Phil Atmospheric Science
University of Washington Stinis, Panos Applied Mathematics
University of Washington Voisin, Nathalie Environmental Science
University of Washington Ward, Nick Biogeochemistry
University of Washington Wiebe, Nathan High Performance Computing
University of Washington Wigmosta, Mark Environmental Science
University of Washington Xantheas, Sotiris Chemical Science
University of Washington Yang, Zhaoqing Environmental Science
Washington State University Amonette, James Environmental Geochemistry and Soil Mineralogy
Washington State University Baker, Scott Biological Science
Washington State University Bao, Jie Computational Science
Washington State University Bonheyo, George Biological Science
Washington State University Bottenus, Courtney L. Computational Engineering
Washington State University Buchko, Garry Molecular Biosciences
Washington State University Cady, Sherry Environmental Science
Washington State University Callister, Stephen J. Biological Science
Washington State University Charles, Lauren Data Science
Washington State University Clark, Sue Nuclear Science
Washington State University Cort, John Biochemistry
Washington State University Dohnalek, Zdenek Chemical Science
Washington State University Evans, James Biosystems Dynamics and Simulation
Washington State University Heldebrant, David Chemical Science
Washington State University Huang, Henry Electrical Engineering
Washington State University Krishnamoorthy, Sriram Computer Science
Washington State University Lipton, Mary Systems Biology
Washington State University Prabhakaram, Venkateshkumar Catalysis
Washington State University Raugei, Simone Biological Chemistry
Washington State University Renslow, Ryan Biological Science
Washington State University Riley, Brian Nuclear and Material Science
Washington State University Schenter, Greg Chemical Physics
Washington State University Schneider, Kevin Electrical Engineering
Washington State University Weber, Thomas Toxicology
Washington State University Wright, Aaron Chemical Science
Western Washington University Nichols, Nicole Data Science

 

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