Spiros Dimolitsas was appointed Senior Vice President for Research & Chief Technology Officer at Georgetown University in July 2011. This role was created to lead Georgetown’s development of innovation alliances and partnerships with industry, universities, and national laboratories domestically and overseas, to address complex socio-technical problems of our time in such fields as health, security and sustainability. For more information about the mission of the Office of the Senior Vice President for Research, please go to “About Us.”