The IBS Director's Efforts with Congress and NSF
On February 25, Myron Gutmann, Director of CU Boulder’s Institute of Behavioral Science (IBS), participated in meetings to help inform congressional efforts to reauthorize the National Science Foundation (NSF) this Congress. Gutmann met with the offices Senator Cory Gardner and Congressman Ed Perlmutter, who serve on the committees of jurisdiction, as well as a bipartisan group of House Science Committee staff. In addition, Gutmann met with new leadership at the NSF to offer his assistance on issues of interest to the agency. Gutmann served as Assistant Director at NSF from 2009 to 2013, leading the agency’s Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences Directorate.