IRIS News

COVID-19 Update on IRIS Operations

IRIS is continuing to closely monitor the COVID-19 outbreak and the latest information and guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and state and local public health officials.
Published on March 27th, 2020

Update #2 on Joint IRIS/UNAVCO Negotiations

The joint IRIS/UNAVCO Negotiation Committee held its second meeting on January 28. The meeting was positive and productive, reaffirming our shared values and the complementary strengths of our two consortia.
Published on February 11th, 2020

NSF Issues ‘Dear Colleague Letter’ on GAGE and SAGE Facilities

The IRIS Board of Directors wishes to draw your attention to the Dear Colleague Letter (DCL) on the “Competition of Operations of an NSF-supported Geophysical Facility to Succeed the GAGE and SAGE Facilities” issued by the National Science Foundation on January 23, 2020.
Published on February 5th, 2020

IRIS Presidential Search

IRIS seeks an energetic, creative, visionary individual to provide leadership to continue to explore new fields and push new limits in seismological and Earth science research.
Published on November 14th, 2019

Update on IRIS and UNAVCO Talks

A joint meeting of the IRIS and UNAVCO Boards unanimously approved the establishment of a Negotiation Committee to explore the terms and conditions of a potential future merger between our two organizations.
Published on October 24th, 2019

Request for Quotation - Part Time Web Developer

IRIS desires to engage a part-time web developer to migrate existing ExpressionEngine websites and add-ons to current software versions, maintain websites, and develop new applications as requested.
Published on October 15th, 2019

Wendy Bohon Selected as AAAS IF/THEN® Ambassador

IRIS is proud to announce that Dr. Wendy Bohon, IRIS Science Communication Specialist, has been selected as one of the 125 AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) IF/THEN® Ambassadors.
Published on September 18th, 2019

IRIS President Announces Retirement

After five and a half years as President of IRIS, I am announcing my retirement which will be effective next Summer. The IRIS Board of Directors will be establishing a Search Committee this Fall to begin the recruitment process.
Published on August 27th, 2019

Nominations Sought for IRIS Board of Directors

Member Representatives are encouraged to contact the Nominations Committee to provide suggestions for candidates for the open positions (Board Chair and two Director positions, each with a term of three years).
Published on August 22nd, 2019

Contribute your Research to the Central California Earthquakes Special Event Page

In response to interest in the earthquakes that occurred in Central California on July 4 and July 5, 2019 (PDT), the IRIS Data Management Center has created a Special Event web page that provides direct links to and images of data and materials available from IRIS programs and preliminary research results from the seismology community.
Published on July 5th, 2019

Where are the IRIS Interns Now?

A survey finds that most IRIS intern alumni are employed in the geosciences, but across a variety of employment sectors.
Published on June 26th, 2019