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Antonio J. Busalacchi, UCAR President

Antonio J. BusalacchiUCAR is a nonprofit consortium of more than 115 member colleges and universities providing science in service to society. UCAR manages the National Center for Atmospheric Research with sponsorship by the National Science Foundation. We also provide a broad range of community support through the UCAR Community Programs.

For over 50 years, UCAR has served as a nexus for basic and applied research, education and training, public outreach, private partnerships, and community stewardship in the atmospheric, oceanic, solar, and related Earth system sciences.

About the UCAR president

Biography | Full CV (PDF) | Email | Phone: +1.303.497.1652

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UCAR Strategic Plan 2019–2028

The UCAR Strategic Plan for the next 10 years is currently in development. We are seeking feedback from staff through March 31, 2019. Please visit the website for more information.


President's initiatives


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2018 UCAR Annual Report

The 2018 UCAR Annual Report to NSF on the management of the National Center for Atmospheric Research is available for staff to read online. 
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