Marley Bauce (Coordinating Committee Co-Chair)

Marley Bauce is the Manager of Research Initiatives within the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research. In this role, he is responsible for the Research Initiatives in Science & Engineering (RISE) competition, multiple limited submission competitions, event planning, internal communications, publishing and branding, administrative support of the Shared Research Computing Policy Advisory Committee (SRCPAC), supervision of casual employees, and multiple special projects designed to advance and fund the University's research enterprise.

Prior to joining Columbia in 2014, Marley was the Manager of the Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists within the Blavatnik Family Foundation, where he was responsible for competition design, executive communications, and customer support for university leadership and faculty and postdoctoral nominees. He held an integral role in the expansion of the program from a regional to national competition. Marley additionally currently serves as an adjunct associate professor at NYU and Pace University, focusing in animal ethics, food ethics, and sexuality ethics.

Marley holds an MA in the Environmental Studies from NYU, an MS in Publishing from Pace University, and is currently working towards an Executive MPA in Columbia University's School for International and Public Affairs (SIPA).