Federal Relations

January 3, 2019

OSTP Director Confirmed

As a part of a larger package of nominations, the Senate confirmed last night Dr. Kelvin Droegemeier as the Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP).  OSTP is the office that is responsible for coordinating science and technology policy government-wide.

The nomination of Droegemeier, who is well-known in the science and research policy arena, was enthusiastically supported by the broader research community.