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Curtis W. Hillegas (Princeton University)

Curtis W. Hillegas
Associate CIO, Research Computing

Princeton, New Jersey

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Curt Hillegas is Associate CIO, Research Computing (previously Director of Research Computing) at Princeton University managing the TIGRESS High Performance Computing and Visualization Center, a collaboration between the Office of Information Technology and the Princeton Institute for Computational Science and Engineering at Princeton University. He has helped to build a centrally managed research computing infrastructure that includes 65 TFLOPS of computational systems and 1 PB of shared storage as well as staffing for system administration, programming, and visualization support. He also serves on the Steering Committee for the EDUCAUSE Campus Cyberinfrastructure working group.

Dr. Hillegas's past work at Princeton University includes managing the enterprise Unix group, architecting enterprise server and storage solutions, designing and managing central email infrastructure, and general Unix system administration.

Dr. Hillegas received his B.S. in Chemistry from Lehigh University and his M.A. and Ph.D. in Chemistry from Princeton University.

EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • Constituent Group Leaders
    Member , 2014


EDUCAUSE Center for Analysis and Research (ECAR)
July 2014
EDUCAUSE Center for Applied Research (ECAR)
July 2012