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About Scott L Whittenburg

Scott L. Whittenburg, Ph.D.
6256 Pratt Drive • New Orleans, LA 70122
Graduate School, AD205 • University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148
Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, CERM 452 • University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148
Phone: 504-280-6321
Email: swhitten@uno.edu
PROFESSIONAL PROFILE
Accomplished career as an educator and researcher in a university setting. Demonstrated accomplishments in leading local, state and federal research efforts, building state-wide university research consortia and developing government-business-academia partnerships.
EDUCATION
Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 1979
B.S., Chemistry, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, 1974
Umpqua Community College, Winchester, OR, 1970-1971
ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE
Vice Chancellor for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 2009 to Present
Interim Vice Chancellor for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 2008 to 2009
Associate Vice Chancellor for Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 2005 to 2008
Associate Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs for Fiscal Administration, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 2004 to 2005
University Research Professor, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 2003 to Present
Full Professor, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 1989 to 2003
Associate Professor, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 1984 to 1989
Assistant Professor, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 1979 to 1984
PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2 Book Chapters and 72 publications in refereed journals.
Total funding, principal investigator or equivalent 28 awards for approximately $28M. Current funding, $24M. Current research funding, approximately $6M. Award amounts do not include SPAWAR contract: “Analytical and Technical Support Services From Undergraduate and Graduate Students and Faculty at a Geographical Local Educational Institution”, Solicitation N69250-08-R-0302, SPAWAR, $50M, 5 years, 7/1/2008-6/30/2013, Technical Lead and lead on response securing award.
COMMUNITY/STATE SERVICE
Head, Executive Committee, Coastal Sustainability Consortium, 2009 to Present
Member, Louisiana Board of Regents EPSCoR Committee, 2002 to Present
Member, Louisiana Optical Network Initiative Committee, 2008 to Present
Founding Member, Gulf Coast Government Contractors Association, 2009 to Present
Member, Development Committee, Southeast Universities Research Association (SURA), 2009 to Present

Positions

Present Faculty Member, University of New Orleans
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