Director and Staff


  • CNS Person
    Professor of Anthropology; Director, NSF Center for Nanotechnology in Society; Group leader, NSF/EPA UC Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology
    Barbara Herr Harthorn, Principal Investigator and Director of the CNS, is also Professor of  Anthropology, and affiliated faculty in Feminist Studies...
  • Bonnie Molitor
    Assistant Director
    Bonnie Molitor comes to CNS-UCSB with nine years’ experience in grants administration and project management in public higher education. As...

Administrative Staff

Technical Staff

Education and Outreach

  • CNS Person
    Education and Outreach Coordinator
    Brandon comes to us from The Santa Barbara Independent newspaper where he worked as a staff writer over the past three years, often covering issues of...