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The Wisconsin Security Research Consortium is pleased to announce the addition of Ashley G. Anderson Jr., MD, MS, FACS, to its Board of Advisors. Dr. Anderson will consult on issues relating to biomedical research and the biotechnology industry. After graduating from medical school at the University of...

The Wisconsin Security Research Consortium is pleased to welcome Captain (ret) Amir Tavakoli-Rizi to its Board of Advisors. Captain Tavakoli will support national security, language, and secure research initiatives at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. He currently serves as a Senior Director at LG-TEK in Elkridge,...

Dorota A. Grejner-Brzezinska will serve as the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s vice chancellor for research. Chancellor Jennifer L. Mnookin named Brzezinska, a longtime Ohio State University engineering professor and GPS researcher, to the post today. She begins Sept. 1....

At a ceremony earlier this month in Bascom Hall, research leadership from the University of Wisconsin–Madison and Sandia National Laboratories, the largest of the Department of Energy National Laboratories, celebrated the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the two institutions for a strategic...

The University of Wisconsin–Madison and Wisconsin Security Research Consortium hosted research leaders from the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) on March 12, 2024. NRO develops, acquires, launches, and operates space-based assets and ground systems. NRO systems address the nation's toughest intelligence challenges, providing information and perspectives...

The Wisconsin Security Research Consortium is pleased to welcome Maj Gen (ret) Tim Zadalis to its Board of Advisors. General Zadalis will support national security initiatives and U.S. Air Force and U.S. Space Force partnerships at the University of Wisconsin–Madison....

Chancellor Jennifer L. Mnookin has appointed a 17-member search and screen committee to help identify a vice chancellor for research at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Currently known as the vice chancellor for research and graduate education, the vice chancellor for research will continue to oversee...

A new collaboration between the Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs Division of Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM) and the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will bolster cybersecurity in the state. A memorandum of understanding signed on Sept. 15 by WEM Administrator Greg Engle and UW-Whitewater Chief Research Administration...