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Mike McPherson / Profile

Associate VP and Deputy CIO | Administrator , Technologist

Home Page: http://people.virginia.edu/~mrm6k/

I have served as associate vice president and deputy chief information officer since July 2006. Prior to this appointment at UVa, I served in a number of other information technology leadership roles in higher education, including Director of Information Technology for the College of Literature, Science, & the Arts at the University of Michigan; Special Counselor to the Provost (also at Michigan); and Interim President and CEO of Merit Network, Inc., the nation’s longest-running regional research and education network. I received a B.A. in Multidisciplinary Humanities (Physics, History of Art, Theatre) from Michigan State University, followed by graduate work in astrophysics, also at Michigan State.


Interests

General Interests
High-performance computing (HPC) (1), astronomy and astrophysics (1), visualization (29)
Technologies of Interest
Collaboration technologies (3), virtual worlds (1)

CV URL: http://people.virginia.edu/~mrm6k/MRMShortCVFeb2007.pdf

Positions

  • Assoc. VP and Deputy CIO, University of Virginia

Education/Credentials

  • B.A., Michigan State University

Memberships/Affiliations

  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Mailing Address

108 Cresap Rd.


PO Box 400217


Charlottesville

,

VA

,

22904


US

Direct Contact

Email: mcpherson@virginia.edu
Office Phone: 434-982-2249
Instant Message (IM):

mikemcpherson3

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Skype

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Contact Notes

Google Wave: mrm12v@googlewave.com

For scheduling, contact Gigi Herold (434-982-2249, gh3w@virginia.edu)

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