John Gibson is an Assistant Professor in the UNH Department of Mathematics and Statistics. His research concerns coherent structures in turbulence, very-high-dimensional dynamical systems, and scientific computation. Dr. Gibson is the primary developer of the channelflow.org open-source software system for computational fluid dynamics. His educational efforts center on promoting open software and courseware systems in science and engineering. Dr. Gibson holds a B.A. in Liberal Arts from St. John's College and a Ph.D. in Theoretical Mechanics from Cornell University. He is recipient of a 2015 National Science Foundation CAREER Award.