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Cosmic Origins Program Analysis Group (COPAG)

Executive Committee

The COPAG Executive Committee is a community-based leadership council that is responsible for providing NASA with needed analysis, as well as coordination and communication with the Cosmic Origins community.

There is a continuing call for nominations to the Cosmic Origins Program Analysis Group (COPAG) Executive Committee. Apply to the Cosmic Origins Program Analysis Group Executive Committee here.

Executive Committee Members

Janice Lee
November 2017–October 2022
Chair-elect/Chair Jan 2021
Stephan McCandlissNovember 2018–October 2022Johns Hopkins University
Alexandra PopeNovember 2018–October 2022University of Massachussetts
Alina KiesslingFebruary 2020–October 2022Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Christine ChenNovember 2020–January 2024Space Telescope Science Institute
Chris HaywardNovember 2020–January 2024Flatiron Institute
Sabrina StierwaltNovember 2020–January 2024Occidental College
Hsiao-Wen ChenApril 2022–October 2024Univeristy of Chicago
Shouleh NikzadApril 2022–October 2024Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Enrique Lopez RodriguezApril 2022–October 2024Stanford University
Manuel Bautista (Executive Secretary, Ex-Officio)NASA HQ
Peter Kurczynski (COR Program Office, Ex-Officio)NASA/GSFC
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    5 December 2022
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    12–14 December 2022
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    13 December 2022
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    9 September 2022
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