2019 CECE-CoR Joint Summer Meeting

Presentations from the 2019 CECE-CoR Joint Summer Meeting can be found below. Please click each title to view the presentation.

2019 CECE-CoR Joint Summer Meeting

June 16 – June 19, 2019
The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center at Pennsylvania State University
215 Innovation Blvd., State College, PA 16803

Click here to download the FINAL 2019 CECE-CoR Joint Summer Meeting agenda (CoR programming only).

Click here to download to the pre-conference New and Future VPR Workshop agenda.


APLU gratefully recognizes Academic Analytics and BioRAFT for their sponsorship of the 2019 CoR Summer Meeting.

Workshop Presentations

Unpacking the Position of Vice President/Provost/Chancellor for Research

  • Mark McLellan, Vice President for Research, Portland State University

The U.S. Is Purging Chinese Cancer Researchers From Top Institutions, Bloomberg Businessweek, June 13, 2019

CECE-CoR Summer Meeting

Presidents’ Perspective: Strengthening Research and Economic and Community Engagement (Joint Session with CECE)

  • Patrick Gallagher, Chancellor, University of Pittsburgh
  • Judy Genshaft, President, University of South Florida
  • Neville Pinto, President, University of Cincinnati
  • Moderator: Eric Barron, President, Pennsylvania State University

CECE-CoR Open Forum (Joint Session with CECE)

  • Moderator: Jan Weisenberger, Senior Associate Vice President for Research, The Ohio State University
  • Moderator: Jim Weyhenmeyer, Vice President for Research and Economic Development, Auburn University

Addressing Community Problems through Undergraduate Student Entrepreneurship (Joint Session with CECE)

  • Juan Barraza, Director of Student Innovation, Portland State University
  • Steve Brawley, President/CEO, Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central and Northern PA
  • Rachel Jagoda Burnette, Program Officer, Lemelson Foundation
  • John Gershenson, Director of the Humanitarian Engineering and Social Entrepreneurship Program, Pennsylvania State University
  • Moderator: Lee Erickson, Chief Amplifier, Happy Valley Launchbox

Public Impact-Focused Research (Joint Session with CECE)

  • Facilitator: Sandra Brown, Vice Chancellor for Research, University of California, San Diego
  • Facilitator: Janet Nelson, Vice President for Research, University of Idaho

Reclaiming the Public’s Trust through Public Engagement in Research (Joint Session with CECE)

  • Erica Palma Kimmerling, Helman Fellow in Science and Technology Policy, American Academy of Arts & Sciences
  • Julie Risien, Associate Director, Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning, Oregon State University
  • Laurie Van Egeren, Assistant Provost for University-Community Partnerships, Michigan State University
  • Moderator: Paul Roben, Associate Vice Chancellor, Innovation and Commercialization, University of California, San Diego

Sexual Harassment in Academia

Preventing Sexual Harassment in Academic Science, Engineering & Medicine: The Facts, EducationCounsel

Responding to Undue Foreign Influence and Security Concerns on Campus

Best Practices for Centers and Institutes

  • Ramesh Kolluru, Vice President for Research, Innovation, and Economic Development, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • Theresa Mayer, Vice President for Research and Innovation, Virginia Tech
  • Karl Steiner, Vice President for Research, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Open Data and Public Access

Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences in the Research Enterprise