FORA.tv Speaker - William Brinkman
Dr. William F. Brinkman was confirmed by the Senate on June 19, 2009 and sworn in on June 30, 2009 as the Director of the Office of Science in the U.S. Department of Energy. The Office of Science is the Federal Government’s largest single funder of materials and chemical sciences, and it supports unique and vital parts of U.S. research in climate change, geophysics, genomics, life sciences, and science education. Dr. Brinkman brings decades of experience in managing scientific research in government, academia, and the private sector to the post. He previously held prominent positions at Bell Laboratories and serves as a senior research physicist in the Department of Physics at Princeton University.
03.25.10 | 00:04:50 min
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