NCAR New Employee Orientation

NCAR New Employee Orientation

The new NCAR employee orientation is hosted by the NCAR Director and provides an overview of labs and major programs. The event includes a luncheon with the directors and speakers. Also included are tours of selected facilites. These orientations are scheduled to run every six months.

Most Recent Event

December 13, 2012

Upcoming Event: March 6, 2014

The March 6 orientation will have a similar agenda, presentations, and tours to those at the December 13 event.

 

Agenda:

DescriptionPresenter Name
Welcome, NCAR OverviewNCAR Director
Your NCAR Career Path and Development JourneyMichelle Darveau, Human Resources
Introduction to Earth Observing Laboratory (EOL)Vanda Grubisic, EOL Director
EOL Tours: Design and Fabrication Services; Remote Sensing Facility 
Advanced Study Program (ASP)Chris Davis, ASP Director
Introduction to NCAR Earth System Lab (NESL)NESL Director
NESL Tours: Chemistry Lab, Greenhouse Lab 
LunchAll presenters and attendees
Introduction to Research Applications Lab (RAL)Bruce Carmichael, RAL
Introduction to High Altitude Observatory (HAO)Gang Lu, HAO Deputy Director
HAO Tours: Mesa Lab exhibit, HAO Observatory 
Introduction to Computational & Information Systems Lab (CISL)Tom Engel and Tim Scheitlin, CISL
CISL VisLab demonstration