CyVerse.org provides a platform for researchers studying plant diversity and has helped undergraduate biology students complete their honors theses examining factors affecting root growth. (Credit: Cowpea Diversity panel by James Burridge at URBC, South Africa, 2013)
Claire Stirm is the Engagement Manager for the Science Gateways Community Institute (SGCI) and HUBzero® platform at Purdue University. She has consulted with over 85 science gateways through HUBzero® and SGCI. She manages the SGCI Incubator consulting engagements regarding cybersecurity, UX, business, marketing, licensing, and project sustainability. Claire also coordinates the Science Gateways Bootcamps, a week-long workshop for research teams, which has worked with over 210 attendees.