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 David J. Moses, PhD

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Executive Director
300 South Craig Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412.268.4960
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https://www.psc.edu/staff/moses

 

 

 

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  • Responsible for overall day to day management of the technical and administrative aspects of the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC).
  • Assist the Scientific Directors with setting PSC’s direction, obtaining funding to support PSC’s activities.
  • Interface with both Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh on administrative matters (e.g. intellectual property, space, human resources).
  • Interface with NSF and other federal and government sponsors on administrative matters such as negotiating and assuring compliance with cooperative agreements, and representing PSC regionally and nationally on relevant issues.
  • Provide input to, and work with, the Scientific Directors on planning, organizing, staffing, directing, coordinating, reporting and budgeting for the center as a whole.
  • Provide leadership, and maintain group morale and sense of mission, for the staff as a whole.

Previous experience:

 Contracts and Export Compliance Officer at cmu logoCarnegie Mellon University, Office of Sponsored Programs (http://www.cmu.edu/osp/

 

  • Negotiated and managed contracts in excess of $50M. Sponsors included DoD, DARPA, Army, NASA, DoE, NSF, industrial partners and fellow academic institutions.
  • Application of government acquisition regulations, including FAR and DFARS as well as other governmental agencies.
  • Helped develop and manage Carnegie Mellon policy and procedures on export compliance, particularly with respect to EAR and ITAR regulations.
  • Managed a variety of contract and agreement types, such as standard Research Agreements, Cooperative Agreements, Software Licenses, Non-Disclosure Agreements, and Teaming Agreements.

Gaussian Logo copy copy Vice President, Chief Operating Officer at Gaussian, Inc. (http://www.gaussian.com)

 

  • Co-founded company and directed all operations, including licensing, product distribution, strategic planning, software product management, profitability, customer service. Managed staff of 8 with an average $2.5M annual budget.
  • Negotiated and executed licensing contracts with academic sites, government research labs and DoD sites, large domestic and international chemical, pharmaceutical and petroleum companies, as well as academic institutions.
  • Managed and renewed ongoing R&D contracts with academic collaborators who contribute to development, enhancement and improvement of software products.
  • Developed policy and procedures for contracting with computer hardware vendors who port and support software on Unix, Linux, Windows and Macintosh platforms.
  • Developed and administered policies for international sales and export issues, particularly in regard to U.S. Department of Commerce regulations and guidelines.
  • Generated and maintained strong relationships with more than 40 worldwide resellers in their efforts to promote and license software products.
  • Designed and created a variety of routines to track revenue projections, product trends, and analyze other areas of the business, and assist customer service staff in doing rapid database lookups during contact with customers.
  • Intimately involved in the product planning and launching of new software releases, including pricing, marketing and budgeting aspects.

cmu logo Director of Computing Facilities, Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemistry (http://www.chem.cmu.edu)

 

  • Directed and managed all aspects of the computer systems and workstation clusters that served the Chemistry departmental research efforts.
  • Worked with faculty, staff and students to determine the need for new or upgraded systems.
  • Comprehensive management of computer mainframe and workstation clusters, including operating system, compiler, and software library upgrades and updates.
  • Implemented disaster recovery procedures against virus, spam and other threats against computers, servers, and supporting networks.
  • Set up and executed procedures for doing regular backup of user data, email and other electronic information.
  • Wrote and installed a variety of command procedures and other utility scripts for managing batch queues, process priorities, and other facets of a multi-user environment.
  • Maintained a system-wide user base, which permitted users to securely access systems remotely.

cmu logo Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemistry (http://www.chem.cmu.edu)

 

  • Carried out original nuclear chemistry research resulting in 25 publications in major scientific journals (See Publications below).
  • Participated in multi-group research efforts to study heavy ion nuclear reactions.
  • Intimately involved with the design and setup of various scientific experiments.
  • Carried out detailed analyses of experimental results and wrote several complex computer codes.
  • Assisted in the education and training of graduate students.

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 Carnegie Mellon University, PhD Nuclear Chemistry, 1986

 

 

Marshall Univ logo Marshall University, BS Chemistry, 1980

 

 

 WVU logoWest Virginia University, Honorary PhD, Humane Letters, 2003

 

 

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