Associate VP, Natural Sciences and Engineering
Office of the Vice President for Research
1109 Geddes Ave., 1378 Ruthven Building
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079
Assistant: Linda Lillemoen, senior executive assistant,
As associate vice president for research-natural sciences and engineering, Orr supports the research efforts of faculty in disciplines of natural sciences and engineering. He also serves as a liaison to the schools and departments in these disciplines, and will collaborate with other members of the OVPR Leadership Team in fostering interdisciplinary initiatives.
Orr, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Physics, also provides support for several OVPR units and programs, including the Michigan Institute for Data Science, the Quantum Research Institute and Consulting for Statistics, Computing and Analytics Research . His research focuses on the study of surfaces and structures using ultra-microscopies.