The Board of Trustees of Associated Universities, Inc. (AUI) has announced the appointment of Dr. Ethan J. Schreier as the next President of AUI. Schreier will assume this position following the AUI Board meeting of October 21-22, 2004.
A tenured astronomer at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI), Dr. Schreier helped establish the STScI in 1981 and had overall Institute responsibility for operations, observation support, computing, data management and archiving activities for NASA's Hubble Space Telescope.
AUI is the not-for-profit science management corporation that operates the National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) under a Cooperative Agreement with the National Science Foundation (NSF). Corporate headquarters are located in Washington, DC. The President is its chief executive officer.