Amanda Jeanne Swain
Executive Director, Humanities Center
School of Humanities

Amanda Swain

Humanities Gateway, 1st Floor
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-3375

Phone: (949) 824-1948
Fax: (949) 824-2379
E-mail: ajswain@uci.edu

Amanda Jeanne Swain, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Humanities Center
School of Humanities

Amanda Jeanne Swain received a PhD in History, as well as a Master’s degree in International Studies, from the University of Washington. She works closely with faculty and graduate students in the School of Humanities to develop proposals for funding ranging from individual fellowships to major collaborative projects. She has written and helped develop successful proposals for research and program funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, ACLS, AAUW, Fulbright-Hays, the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Department of Education. She has nearly 20 years’ experience in program development and program management in the humanities, including university-community partnerships, grant-making, multi-disciplinary collaborations and exhibitions. As co-director of the Humanities Center, Dr. Swain is responsible for facilitating humanities research by generating resources, fostering intellectual community and managing special initiatives.

Lori Greene
Assistant Dean for Engineering Research Management
Henry Samueli School of Engineering

Lori Greene

5224 Engineering Hall
University of California
Irvine, CA 92697-2700

Phone: (949) 824-5562
Fax: (949) 824-5665
E-mail: legreene@uci.edu

Lori Greene, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean for Engineering Research Management
Henry Samueli School of Engineering

Dr. Greene received her Ph.D. (2007) in materials chemistry from the College of Chemistry at UC Berkeley, and a B.S. (2001) in chemistry and geology from the University of Washington. Her dissertation research focused on nanotechnology and solar energy conversion. Prior to coming to UCI, Dr. Greene worked as a scientific technical monitor at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, CO. She worked closely with the U.S. Department of Energy and scientists at NREL to fund university and industry research in photovoltaics and other renewable energy technologies. Dr. Greene has worked in research development at UCI since 2008. In her current position as an Assistant Dean, she is responsible for proactively facilitating the advancement of the research enterprise in the Samueli School of Engineering.