National Science Foundation Program Director (1990-2)
Astronomy Division, Stellar Astronomy and Astrophysics
- Duties: Proposal evaluation, selection of reviewer, selection of funded proposals.
- Designed and implemented innovative "mail panel" review system to promote efficiency
and system which could be inspected and judged fair to participants. Renamed SAA
- 1992: Successfully defended Astronomy's selection for NSF's annual Waterman Prize to
a young scientist -- Astronomy's first win.
- Received Outstanding Service Citation from NSF Director for job performance.
msmith at stsci.edu
Last updated 22 October 1997