Part I - General Questions

1.Discipline (indicate primary, secondary, tertiary if applicable by selecting one item in each row)
1
2
3
4
5
6
1 123  
2Astronomy/solar physics13
1.24%
6
0.72%
14
2.18%
  
3Atmospheric chemistry57
5.42%
57
6.86%
48
7.48%
  
4Atmospheric science/meteorology589
56.04%
175
21.06%
66
10.28%
  
5Biological sciences17
1.62%
24
2.89%
7
1.09%
  
6Climate143
13.61%
215
25.87%
116
18.07%
  
7Computer science26
2.47%
68
8.18%
64
9.97%
  
8Engineering24
2.28%
30
3.61%
27
4.21%
  
9Geology/geophysics18
1.71%
12
1.44%
16
2.49%
  
10Hydrology20
1.9%
33
3.97%
53
8.26%
  
11Oceanography49
4.66%
52
6.26%
66
10.28%
  
12Physics13
1.24%
29
3.49%
35
5.45%
  
13Remote sensing38
3.62%
92
11.07%
75
11.68%
  
14Social sciences10
0.95%
6
0.72%
14
2.18%
  
15Solar-terrestrial1
0.1%
6
0.72%
8
1.25%
  
16Other33
3.14%
26
3.13%
33
5.14%
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Total responses: 1053

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2.Principal Employer (please select one)
OptionCountPercent
1. College or university66463.0%
2. Federal government22521.35%
3. Private sector, non profit434.08%
4. Private sector, for profit797.5%
5. Other434.08%
Total1054100%
Median:  1.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  1054Maximum value:  5
3.Is your institution a (please check all that apply)
OptionCountPercent
1. Member of UCAR30926.52%
2. UCAR Academic Affiliate 574.89%
3. UCAR International Affiliate 171.46%
4. Unidata participant 796.78%
5. SuomiNet participant 403.43%
6. A sponsor of a UCAR activity or program 353.0%
7. None of above38432.96%
8. Don't know 24420.94%
Total1165100%
Median:  7.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  1054Maximum value:  8
4.Position level (please select the most appropriate answer)
OptionCountPercent
1. Student 14814.04%
2. Entry level (e.g. Assistant professor, Instructor, Scientist I, Intern)21220.11%
3. Midlevel (e.g. Associate professor, Scientist II)27225.81%
4. Senior level (e.g. full professor, Scientist III or Senior Scientist, Meteorologist in charge, Scientific Operations Officer, Associate Director, Associate Vice President)29828.27%
5. Executive level (e.g. Director, President, Vice President, Chair of Department, Dean)777.31%
6. Not applicable (e.g. not employed or retired)80.76%
7. Other393.7%
Total1054100%
Median:  3.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  1054Maximum value:  7
5.Please identify your relationship with UCAR. Include all relevant categories for the past ten years. (Please check all that apply.)
OptionCountPercent
1. Collaborator3209.87%
2. Visitor to UCAR/NCAR/UOP36911.38%
3. User of community model (e.g. MM5, WRF, WACCM, MOZART or the Community Climate System Model)66020.36%
4. User of a data set (e.g. from NCAR/SCD, UOP/JOSS) or data stream (e.g. from Unidata)56617.46%
5. User of an observational facility (e.g. NCAR aircraft or radars)1033.18%
6. User of a computational facility2357.25%
7. User of UCAR software (e.g. NCAR Graphics) 52116.07%
8. User of an educational facility or product (e.g. COMET modules)2046.29%
9. Participation as a member of an advisory committee of program1173.61%
10. Participation in UCAR government or advocacy activities (such as writing a letter to Congress)521.6%
11. Participation in SOARS (Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Sciences)230.71%
12. Sponsor of a UCAR program200.62%
13. Other521.6%
Total3242100%
Median:  4.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  1054Maximum value:  13
6.Please indicate all UCAR-related positions in the list below that you have held in the past ten years:
OptionCountPercent
1. UCAR Member Representative 776.09%
2. UCAR Trustee 171.34%
3. Member of UCAR University Relations Committee 201.58%
4. Member of UCAR Nominating Committee 120.95%
5. Member of UCAR Membership Committee 181.42%
6. Member of UCAR Scientific Programs Evaluation Committee 70.55%
7. NCAR Post Doctorate appointment 141.11%
8. NCAR Affiliate Scientist 120.95%
9. Visitor to NCAR 28422.45%
10. Visitor to UCAR Office of Programs 312.45%
11. Visitor to another institution under the UCAR Visiting Scientist Program 131.03%
12. Member of at least one NCAR or UOP Advisory Committee 705.53%
13. Member of an NSF-appointed review panel of NCAR or UOP 201.58%
14. SOARS protégé 40.32%
15. Teacher, mentor, or advisor of a SOARS protégé 181.42%
16. None of the above 64851.23%
Total1265100%
Median:  16.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  1054Maximum value:  16
Have you had any interaction with UCAR, NCAR or any UCAR programs over the past decade (since 1995)?
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes71870.67%
2. No29829.33%
Total1016100%
Median:  1.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  1013Maximum value:  2
COMPUTATIONAL AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS LABORATORY (CISL)

Scientific Computing Division (SCD)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes28143.03%
2. No37256.97%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
Institute for Mathematical Applications in the Geosciences (IMAGe)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes243.68%
2. No62996.32%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
EARTH OBSERVING LABORATORY (EOL)

Atmospheric Technology Division (ATD)
HIAPER (High-Performance Instrumented Airborne Platform for Environmental Research)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes10415.93%
2. No54984.07%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
RESEARCH APPLICATIONS LABORATORY (RAL)

• Research Applications Program
Development Testbed Center
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes7511.49%
2. No57888.51%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
EARTH AND SUN SYSTEMS LABORATORY (ESSL)

Atmospheric Chemistry Division (ACD)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes8412.86%
2. No56987.14%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
Climate and Global Dynamics Division (CGD)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes24337.21%
2. No41062.79%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
High Altitude Observatory (HAO)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes121.84%
2. No64198.16%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
Mesoscale and Microscale Meteorology (MMM)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes33351.0%
2. No32049.0%
Total653100%
Median:  1.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
The Institute for Multidisciplinary Earth Studies (TIMES)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes223.37%
2. No63196.63%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
SOCIETAL-ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONAL LABORATORY (SERE)

The Advanced Study Program (ASP)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes7211.03%
2. No58188.97%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
The Institute for the Study of Society and the Environment (ISSE-formerly ESIG)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes8012.25%
2. No57387.75%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
COMET (Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology Education and Training)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes19229.4%
2. No46170.6%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
COSMIC (Constellation Observing System for Meteorology, Ionosphere & Climate)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes538.12%
2. No60091.88%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
DLESE (Digital Library for Earth System Education) Program Center

OptionCountPercent
1. Yes6610.11%
2. No58789.89%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes487.35%
2. No60592.65%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
Joint Office for Science Support (JOSS)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes14822.66%
2. No50577.34%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
Unidata
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes27542.11%
2. No37857.89%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
VSP (Visiting Scientist Programs)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes8112.4%
2. No57287.6%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
UCAR Office of Government Affairs
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes467.04%
2. No60792.96%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
Education and Outreach (including SOARS)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes7110.87%
2. No58289.13%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2
Communications (includes web and print publications, news releases etc.)
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes16825.73%
2. No48574.27%
Total653100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  653Maximum value:  2