Curtis Hillegas

Biography

Curt Hillegas is Associate CIO, Research Computing (previously Director of Research Computing) at Princeton University managing the TIGRESS High Performance Computing and Visualization Center, a collaboration between the Office of Information Technology and the Princeton Institute for Computational Science and Engineering at Princeton University. He has helped to build a centrally managed research computing infrastructure that includes 65 TFLOPS of computational systems and 1 PB of shared storage as well as staffing for system administration, programming, and visualization support. He also serves on the Steering Committee for the EDUCAUSE Campus Cyberinfrastructure working group. Dr. Hillegas's past work at Princeton University includes managing the enterprise Unix group, architecting enterprise server and storage solutions, designing and managing central email infrastructure, and general Unix system administration. Dr. Hillegas received his B.S. in Chemistry from Lehigh University and his M.A. and Ph.D. in Chemistry from Princeton University.

EDUCAUSE Publications

EDUCAUSE Presentations

Memberships

EDUCAUSE Member

EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • Constituent Group Leaders
    • Member: 2017
  • ECAR Research Data Sharing Working Group
    • Member: 2016 - 2017
  • ECAR Campus Cyberinfrastructure Group
    • Chair: 2014 - 2019
    • Member: 2013 - 2019
  • ECAR Data Management Group
    • Member: 2013 - 2016
  • ECAR Working Groups Advisory Committee
    • Member: 2013 - 2017
  • ACTI Data Management Working Group
    • Member: 2011 - 2013
  • ACTI Priorities Committee
    • Member: 2011 - 2013
  • ACTI Campus Cyberinfrastructure Working Group
    • Member: 2011 - 2013
  • Campus Cyberinfrastructure - Working Group
    • Member: 2008 - 2011
  • Campus Cyberinfrastructure - Steering Committee
    • Member: 2007 - 2011