S3OK Research Team Members

Oklahoma NSF EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Award No. OIA-1946093

The OK NSF EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Award No. OIA-1946093 (2020-2025), Socially Sustainable Solutions for Water, Carbon, and Infrastructure Resilience in Oklahomais a social science-led, multi-disciplinary collaboration among social, physical, biological, engineering, and computational scientists. More than forty researchers from Oklahoma State University, University of Oklahoma, University of Tulsa, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Langston University, East Central University, and Noble Research Institute are working together on the $20 million NSF EPSCoR project, which began on July 1, 2020. Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education will provide $800,000 annually in matching funds during the five-year award. 

The research team is working to develop and test science-based solutions for complex problems at the intersection of land use, water availability, and infrastructure in Oklahoma. Learn more about the research project. 

OK EPSCoR State Director
Dr. Jerry R. Malayer
jerry.malayer@okstate.edu

Project Director & PI
Dr. Kevin Wagner
kevin.wagner@okstate.edu
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Co-Principal Investigators
Dr. Hank Jenkins-Smith
hjsmith@ou.edu
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Dr. Carol L. Silva
clsilva@ou.edu
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Research Team Members

 

SD Focus Area: Social Dynamics Research Framework

 

 

S2S Focus Area: Changing Subseasonal to Seasonal Weather Patterns

 

TWCD Focus Area: Terrestrial Water & Carbon Dynamics

V-MQW Focus Area: Variable & Marginal Quality Water Supplies  

 

SI Focus Area: Sustainable Water & Energy Infrastructure