Galapagos Science Center Advisory Board

Composed of UNC and USFQ representatives; responsible for oversight of the UNC-USFQ Galapagos Science Center facility located on San Cristobal Island, Galapagos Archipelago. UNC representatives on this committee:

Margaret E. Bentley (chair)
Associate Dean, Office of Global Health
Associate Director, Institute of Global Health & Infectious Disease
Carla Smith Chamblee Distinguished Professor, Nutrition

Don Hobart
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research

Kenneth J. Lohmann
Charles P. Postelle, Jr. Distinguished Professor, Biology

Ronald R. Rindfuss
Professor, Sociology

Jill Stewart
Associate Professor, Environmental Sciences & Engineering


Center for Galapagos Studies Steering Committee

Responsible for guidance and advice to the CGS Director regarding the mission of the Center for Galapagos Studies

Stan Ahalt
Director, Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI)
Professor, Computer Science

Margaret E. Bentley
Associate Dean, Office of Global Health
Associate Director, Institute of Global Health & Infectious Disease
Carla Smith Chamblee Distinguished Professor, Nutrition

Gary L. Bowen
Kenan Distinguished Professor, School of Social Work

Peter Coclanis
Director, UNC Global Research Institute
Albert R. Newsome Professor, History

Jonathan Hartlyn
Senior Associate Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Kenneth J. Reckford Distinguished Professor, Political Science

Don Hobart
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research

Kenneth J. Lohmann
Charles P. Postelle, Jr. Distinguished Professor, Biology

Ronald R. Rindfuss
Professor, Sociology

Jill Stewart
Associate Professor, Environmental Sciences & Engineering


Research Review Committee

Responsible for guidance to the Center and assistance to the UNC Office of Human Research Ethics on matters relating to research involving human subjects in the Galapagos Archipelago.

Margaret E. Bentley
Associate Dean, Office of Global Health
Associate Director, Institute of Global Health & Infectious Disease
Carla Smith Chamblee Distinguished Professor, Nutrition

Ronald R. Rindfuss (Chair)
Professor, Sociology

Gabriela Valdivia
Assistant Professor, Geography