David is the Director of the Cornell University Center for Advanced Computing (CAC). He is an HPC industry veteran with over 20 years experience in management and technology leadership positions at Cornell and Argonne National Laboratory. His areas of expertise include parallel job scheduling and resource management systems, data management, high throughput systems, and Web services. David has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology and serves on a number of academic and corporate advisory boards. His scheduling technologies have been commercially licensed by industry and he has received a ComputerWorld/Smithsonian award for innovations in IT. In addition to directing CAC, he is the Director of Research Computing at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Adjunct Associate Professor in Cornell’s Faculty of Computing and Information Science.