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I worked at University Corporation for Atmospheric Research full-time (More than 10 years)
Science in service to society - a lofty goal often mentioned by Walt Roberts (NCAR's founder), and precisely what UCAR provides.
As with all publicly funded science organizations, UCAR must always weather the uncertainty of funding cutbacks in varying political atmospheres.
Advice to Management
Better communications with all staff (not just scientific) would go a long way to better align their efforts and confidence in UCAR's strategy/goals.
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The University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) is a not-for-profit corporation founded in 1960 to promote research in atmospheric and related environmental sciences. A consortium of more than 60 universities, UCAR provides real-time weather data to universities, educates weather forecasters, and organizes international experiments through its Office of Programs. The organization also maintains radars, aircraft, and computer models for weather and climate through the National Center for Atmospheric Research. UCAR is funded by sponsors such as the National ...