William Glaze Appointed OGI's Associate Dean for Research

William Glaze

William Glaze, Ph.D., has been appointed Associate Dean for Research at Oregon Health & Science University's OGI School of Science & Engineering. Glaze, an internationally known environmental scientist, is a professor in OGI's Department of Environmental and Biomolecular Systems. Reporting in this newly created position to OGI Dean and OHSU Vice President Ed Thompson, Ph.D., Glaze will direct and facilitate all aspects of OGI's research mission. 

The associate deanship for research was established to lead OGI's ongoing efforts to integrate its major research programs within OHSU and identify opportunities for interdisciplinary research collaborations. In this role, Glaze will provide additional leadership in many areas as they pertain to research, such as strategic planning, faculty recruitment and development, financial planning, research administration, education, research translation, public relations, and philanthropy. 

Glaze, who joined OHSU in early 2003 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, also heads the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Science Advisory Board and is a member of the NAS Board of Environmental Studies and Toxicology, the California-Federal Bay-Delta Independent Science Board and the City of Portland Mt. Tabor Reservoir Independent Review Panel.