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Astrophysics Programs, Focus Area or Role Program Officer E-mail
R&A - Lead Linda Sparkelinda.s.sparke 202-358-7335
Astrophysics Data Analysis (ADAP) Debra Wallace debra.j.wallace 202-358-0917
Astrophysics Research and Analysis (APRA) Michael Garciamichael.r.garcia 202-358-1053
Particle Astrophysics Vernon Jones w.vernon.jones 202-358-0885
Fundamental Physics Vernon Jones w.vernon.jones 202-358-0885
Gamma-ray Astrophysics Stefan ImmlerStefan.M.Immler 202-358-0615
X-ray Astrophysics Louis Kaluzienski louis.j.kaluzienski 202-358-0365
Ultraviolet and Visible Astrophysics Michael Garciamichael.r.garcia 202-358-1053
Infrared, Submillimeter, and Radio Astrophysics Eric Tollestruperic.v.tollestrup 202-358-1256
Laboratory Astrophysics Glenn Wahlgrenglenn.m.wahlgren 202-358-1551
Astrophysics Theory (ATP) Keith MacGregorkeith.b.macgregor 202-358-2463
Swift Guest Investigator Michael Garciamichael.r.garcia 202-358-1053
Suzaku Guest Investigator Lou Kaluzienski louis.j.kaluzienski 202-358-0365
Fermi Guest Investigator Keith McGregorkeith.b.macgregor 202-358-2463
Kepler Mission related programs Doug Hudgins douglas.m.hudgins 202-358-0988
Nancy Grace Roman Technology Fellowships (RTF) Bill Lightsey bill.lightsey 202-306-0365
Strategic Astrophysics Technology (see 3 Technology Development for... programs below)
Technology Development for Exoplanet Missions Doug Hudgins douglas.m.hudgins 202-358-0988
Technology Development for Cosmic Origins Mario Perez mario.perez 202-358-1535
Technology Development for Physics of the Cosmos Rita Sambrunarita.m.sambruna 202-358-2166
Euclid (NASA participation) Linda Sparkelinda.s.sparke 202-358-7335
High Energy Astrophysics (Gamma Rays/X-rays) Louis Kaluzienski
Wilton Sanders
Origins of Solar Systems (OSS) Larry Petro larry.d.petro 202-358-4424

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Earth Science Programs, Focus Area or Role Program Officer E-mail
Rapid Response and Novel Research in Earth Science Diane Wicklanddiane.e.wickland 202-358-0245
Earth Science U.S. Participating Investigator (Earth Science USPI) Richard Eckmanrichard.s.eckman 202-358-2567
-- Carbon Cycle & Ecosystems (CCE) --
Carbon Cycle & Ecosystems (CCE) - Focus Area Lead Diane Wicklanddiane.e.wickland 202-358-0245
Carbon Cycle/Ecosystems Diane Wicklanddiane.e.wickland 202-358-0245
Land Cover/Land Use Change Garik Gutman garik.gutman 202-358-0276
Carbon Cycle Science Diane Wicklanddiane.e.wickland 202-358-0245
Terrestrial Ecology Diane Wicklanddiane.e.wickland 202-358-0245
Terra and Aqua Paula Bontempipaula.s.bontempi 202-358-1508
Ocean Biology and Biogeochemistry Paula Bontempipaula.s.bontempi 202-358-1508
Climate and Biological Response Woody Turnerwoody.turner 202-358-1662
Biodiversity Woody Turnerwoody.turner 202-358-1662
HyspIRI Preparatory Activities Using Existing Imagery Woody Turnerwoody.turner 202-358-1662
-- Climate Variability & Change (CVC) --
Modeling, Analysis, and Prediction David Considine david.b.considine 202-358-2277
Climate Variability & Change (CVC) - Focus Area Lead Eric Lindstrom eric.j.lindstrom 202-358-4540
Physical Oceanography Eric Lindstrom eric.j.lindstrom 202-358-4540
Ocean Surface Topography Science Team Eric Lindstrom eric.j.lindstrom 202-358-4540
Cryosphere Science Thomas Wagnerthomas.wagner 202-358-4682
ICESat-II Science Definition Team Thomas Wagnerthomas.wagner 202-358-4682
IceBridge Research Thomas Wagnerthomas.wagner 202-358-4682
Earth System Modeling David Considine david.b.considine 202-358-2277
Space Archaeology Craig Dobson craig.dobson 202-358-0254
Ocean Winds Science Team Eric Lindstrom eric.j.lindstrom 202-358-4540
Ocean Salinity Science Team Eric Lindstrom eric.j.lindstrom 202-358-4540
Science Definition Team for the CLARREO Mission Kenneth Juckskenneth.w.jucks 202-358-0476
NPP Science Team Diane Wickland diane.e.wickland 202-358-0245
Surface Water and Ocean Topography (SWOT)  Science Team Eric Lindstrom ric.j.lindstrom 202-358-4540
-- Water and Energy Cycle (WEC) --
Water and Energy Cycle (WEC) - Focus Area Lead Jared Entin jared.k.entin 202-358-0275
NASA Energy and Water Cycle Study Jared Entin jared.k.entin 202-358-0275
Terrestrial Hydrology Jared Entin jared.k.entin 202-358-0275
Atmospheric Dynamics Ramesh Kakarramesh.k.kakar 202-358-0240
Soil Moisture Active-Passive (SMAP) Science Definition Team Jared Entin jared.k.entin 202-358-0275
-- Atmospheric Composition (AC) --
Upper Atmospheric Composition Observations Kenneth Juckskenneth.w.jucks 202-358-0476
Atmospheric Composition: Aura Science Team Kenneth Jucks
Hal Maring
Atmospheric Composition Mid-latitude Airborne Cirrus Properties Experiment (MACPEX) Hal Maringhal.maring 202-358-1679
Atmospheric Composition Modeling & Analysis (ACMAP) Richard Eckmanrichard.s.eckman 202-358-2567
Atmospheric Composition: Science Advisory Group for the Glory Mission Hal Maringhal.maring 202-358-1679
Atmospheric Composition: Tropical photochemistry and Aerosol Airborne
Kenneth Juckskenneth.w.jucks 202-358-0476
Tropospheric Chemistry: Arctic Research of the Composition of the Troposphere from Aircraft and Satellites (ARCTAS) Alex Pszennyalex.pszenny 757-864-5164
Atmospheric Chemistry Modeling and Analysis David Considine david.b.considine 202-358-2277
Upper Atmosphere Research Kenneth Juckskenneth.w.jucks 202-358-0476
Atmospheric Radiation Hal Maringhal.maring 202-358-1679
OCO Science Team Kenneth Juckskenneth.w.jucks 202-358-0476
CloudSat and CALIPSO Science Team David Considine david.b.considine 202-358-2277
-- Earth Surface and Interior (ESI) --
Earth Surface and Interior (ESI) - Focus Area Lead John LaBrecquejohn.labrecque 202-358-1373
Earth Surface and Interior John LaBrecquejohn.labrecque 202-358-1373
Geodetic Imaging Craig Dobson craig.dobson 202-358-0254
Science Definition Team for the DESDynI Mission John LaBrecquejohn.labrecque 202-358-1373
Space Geodesy John LaBrecque
GRACE Science Team
john.labrecque 202-358-1373
Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) John LaBrecquejohn.labrecque 202-358-1373
-- Interdisciplinary Science --      
Satellite Calibration Interconsistency Studies Lucia Tsaoussi Lucia.S.Tsaoussi 202-358-4471
Interdisciplinary Research in Earth Science: Subelement 1 Tom Wagner
Eric Lindstrom
Interdisciplinary Research in Earth Science: Subelement 2 Garik Gutman garik.gutman 202-358-0276
Remote Sensing Theory Lucia Tsaoussi Lucia.S.Tsaoussi 202-358-4471
-- Weather --
Hurricane Science Ramesh Kakarramesh.k.kakar 202-358-0240
Wind Lidar Science Ramesh Kakarramesh.k.kakar 202-358-0240
Precipitation Science Ramesh Kakarramesh.k.kakar 202-358-0240
Precipitation Measurement Missions (PMM) Ramesh Kakarramesh.k.kakar 202-358-0240
Applied Science      
-- Applications --
Impacts of Climate Variability and Change on NASA Centers and Facilities Jack Kaye
Cynthia Rosenzweig
Decision Support Through Earth Science Research Results Lawrence Friedl lfriedl 202-358-1599
Applications Focus Area Lead Lucien Cox elbert.l.cox 202-358-2164
Fire Woody Turnerwoody.turner 202-358-1662
Disaster Michael Gooman
Lucien Cox
Weather, Public Health & Air Quality John Haynes jhaynes 202-358-4665
Water Resources Bradley Doornbradley.doorn 202-358-2187
Agricultural Efficiency, Ecological Forecasting Woody Turnerwoody.turner 202-358-1662
Energy Management Richard Eckmanrichard.s.eckman 757-864-5822
-- Project Offices --
SERVIR Woody Turnerwoody.turner 202-358-1662
-- Operations Manager --
Operations Manager Lucien Cox elbert.l.cox 202-358-2164
-- Cross Cutting Solutions --
Cross Cutting Solutions Lucien Cox elbert.l.cox 202-358-2164
Earth Science for Decision Making: Gulf of Mexico Region John Haynes jhaynes 202-358-4665
In-space Validation of Earth Science Technologies (InVEST) Michael Pasciuto michael.p.pasciuto 301-286-0006
High End Computing Tsengdar Leetsengdar.j.lee 202-358-0860
Airborne Science Bruce Tagg bruce.a.tagg 202-358-2890
Airborne Instrument Technology Transition Craig Dobson craig.dobson 202-358-0254
Accelerating Operational Use of Research data from the Terra, Aqua, and ACRIMSAT Satellites Tsengdar Lee
Paula Bontempi
Advanced Information Systems Technology Michael Seablom 202-358-0442
Advanced Component Technology Joe Famiglietti 301-286-1833
Instrument Incubator Parminder Ghuman parminder.s.ghuman 301-286-8001
NASA Data for Operation and Assessment (AOURD) Tsengdar Lee tsengdar.j.lee 202-358-0860
Computational Modeling Algorithms and Cyberinfrastructure Tsengdar Lee tsengdar.j.lee 202-358-0860
Advancing Collaborative Connections for Earth System Science Steve Berrick stephen.w.berrick 202-358-1757
Making Earth System Data Records for Use in Research Environments Martha Maidenmartha.e.maiden 202-358-1078
Earth System Data Records Uncertainty Analysis Martha Maidenmartha.e.maiden 202-358-1078
New Investigator Program in Earth Science Ming-Ying Weimwei 202-358-0771
Data Right and Related Issues Martha Maidenmartha.e.maiden 202-358-1078

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Education and Other Cross Division Programs, Focus Area or Role Program Officer E-mail
SMD EPO Lead Stephanie Stockmanstephanie.a.stockman 202-358-0039
Opportunities in Education and
Public Outreach for Earth
and Space Science                  
Stephanie Stockmanstephanie.a.stockman 202-358-0039
NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship (NESSF): Earth Science Ming-Ying Weimwei 202-358-0771
NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship (NESSF): Space Science Dolores Holland hq-nessf-Space 202-358-0734
Topical Workshops, Symposia, & Conferences Max Bernsteinmax.bernstein 202-358-0879

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Heliophysics Programs, Focus Area or Role Program Officer E-mail
R&A - Lead Arik Posner arik.posner 202-358-0727
Heliophysics Supporting Research Arik Posner arik.posner 202-358-0727
Sun and Heliosphere Arik Posner arik.posner 202-358-0727
Ionosphere-Thermosphere-MesosphereMona Kesselmona.kessel 202-358-0064
Heliophysics Technology and Instrument Development for Science Jeffrey Newmark jeffrey.newmark 202-358-0684
Heliophysics Guest Investigators:    
Open Data-Development Element William Paterson william.r.paterson 202-358-0991
Van Allen Probes/BARREL Mona Kessel mona.kessel 202-358-0064
IRIS H-GI Jeffrey Newmark jeffrey.newmark 202-358-0684
Heliophysics Grand Challenges Research Arik Posner arik.posner 202-358-1546
Heliophysics Living With a Star ScienceMadhulika Guhathakurta
Robert Leamon
Heliophysics Infrastructure and Data Environment Enhancements Jeffrey Newmark jeffrey.newmark 202-358-0684
Science Area      
Solar Jeffrey Newmark jeffrey.newmark 202-358-0684
Heliosphere Arik Posner arik.posner 202-358-0727
Magnetospheres Mona Kesselmona.kessel 202-358-0064
Ionospere - Thermosphere - Mesosphere Elsayed Talaat elsayed.r.talaat 202-358-3804
Heliophysics System Madhulika Guhathakurtamadhulika.guhathakurta 202-358-1992

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Planetary Science Programs, Focus Area or Role Program Officer E-mail
R&A - Lead Jonathan Rall jonathan.rall 202-358-0780
Emerging Worlds Jeff Grossman jeffrey.n.grossman 202-358-1218
Solar System Workings Mary Voytek mary.voytek-1 202-358-1577
Habitable Worlds Mitchell Schulte mitchell.d.schulte 202-358-2127
Planetary Data Archiving, Restoration, and Tools (PDART) Sarah Noble sarah.noble-1 202-358-2492
Lunar Data Analysis program (LDAP) Robert Fogel rfogel 202-358-2289
Solar System Observations Lindley Johnson lindley.johnson 202-358-2314
Planetary Science and Technology Through Analog Research (PSTAR) Sarah Noble
Mary Voytek
Hayabusa2 Participating Scientist (PS) Program Tony Carro anthony.carro 202-358-0349
Dawn Focused Research and Analysis Program Michael Kelley michael.s.kelley 202-358-0607
Cosmochemistry Jeffrey Grossman jeffrey.n.grossman 202-358-1218
Sample Return Laboratory Instruments and Data Analysis Jeffrey Grossman jeffrey.n.grossman 202-358-1218
Laboratory Analysis of Returned Samples (LARS) Jeffrey Grossman jeffrey.n.grossman 202-358-1218
Dawn at Vesta Participating Scientist (DAVPS) Michael Kelleymichael.s.kelley 202-358-0607
Planetary Geology and Geophysics Michael Kelleymichael.s.kelley 202-358-0607
Maven Participating Scientist Program Kelly Fast 202-358-0768
Planetary Astronomy Kelly Fast 202-358-0768
Planetary Atmospheres Kelly Fast 202-358-0768
Outer Planets Research Terry Hurfordterry.a.hurford 301-286-4249
Fellowships for Early Career Researchers Mary Voytekmary.voytek-1 202-358-1577
GRAIL Guest Scientist Program Robert Fogel rfogel 202-358-2289
Lunar Advanced Science and Exploration Research Robert Fogel, SMD rfogel 202-358-2289
Cassini Data Analysis Christina Richeychristina.r.richey 202-358-2206
Discovery/Planetary Mission Data Analysis Michael Kelley michael.s.kelley 202-358-0607
Mars Data Analysis Mitchell Schulte mitchell.d.schulte 202-358-2127
Mars Fundamental Research Mitchell Schulte mitchell.d.schulte 202-358-2127
Mars Science Lab Participating Scientist Program Michael 202-358-0307
Planetary Instrument Programs including MatISSE, PICASSO and old PIDD awards Janice Buckner janice.l.buckner 202-358-0183
Astrobiology: Exobiology and Evolutionary Biology Michael 202-358-1766
Planetary Protection Research Cassie Conleycassie.conley 202-358-3912
Astrobiology Science and Technology Instrument Development and Mission Concept Studies Michael 202-358-1766
Astrobiology Science and Technology for Exploring Planets (ASTEP) Mary Voytekmary.voytek-1 202-358-1577
In-Space Propulsion Leonard Dudzinski leonard.a.dudzinski 202-358-2553
Carl Sagan and Larry Haskin Curt Nieburcurt.niebur 202-358-0390
Planetary Major Equipment Jeffrey Grossman jeffrey.n.grossman 202-358-1218
Near Earth Object (NEO) Lindley Johnsonlindley.johnson-1 202-358-2314
Messenger Mission Participating Scientist Program Ed Grayzeckedwin.j.grayzeck 202-358-0942
Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) Participating Scientist Program Ed Grayzeckedwin.j.grayzeck 202-358-0942
LADEE Guest Investigator Program Sarah Noblesarah.noble-1 202-358-2492
Moon and Mars Analogue Mission Activities (MMAMA) Sarah Noblesarah.noble-1 202-358-2492
Origins of Solar Systems Christina Richeychristina.r.richey 202-358-2206
Lunar and Planetary Science U.S. Participating Investigators (USPI) Lindley Johnsonlindley.johnson-1 202-358-2314
Radioisotope Power Systems Program Leonard Dudzinski Leonard.A.Dudzinski 202-358-2553

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