Director of Research Application Development
Mike leads the OVCR IT group, which develops and supports applications designed to facilitate research across the campus. This includes online systems for monitoring research compliance, funding programs and initiatives, researcher training, reporting tools, and OVCR accounting and business needs.
IT Technical Associate
Steve works to design, code, and support the online applications provided by OVCR to facilitate research across the campus.
Director of Portfolio Budget and Planning
Jason is responsible for oversight of the financial portions of all research programs within the OVCR administrative unit. He serves as the point of contact for all financial transactions and commitments for the OVCR.
Juan provides administrative support for the Vice Chancellor for Research and oversees the OVCR Civil Service support staff.
Kate staffs OVCR searches and provides advice and guidance on HR-related issues such as promotions, behavioral adaptation, budget forecasts, and diversity/inclusion issues.
Director of Research Communications and Managing Director, Office of Proposal Development
Melissa provides strategic research communications support for the University, managing the flow of OVCR news and information, connecting PIs with resources to develop and share research, promoting research events, and organizing the Research Communications Council.
Office Support Specialist
Kelley provides administrative support for Cynthia Oliver and Melissa Edwards. She is also the primary point of contact for all Research Board/Scholars' Travel inquiries.
External Funding Coordinator—Humanities, Arts, and Related Fields
Maria provides research and editorial services, organizes targeted information sessions for fellowship and grant competitions, coordinates proposal writing groups, and meets with faculty to discuss their research interests and grant-seeking plans.
Director of Animal Resources
Lyndon provides oversight of the campus Animal Care and Use Program. As the Institutional Veterinarian and Director of the Division of Animal Resources, he ensures that the university remains in compliance with federal, state, and institutional policies associated with animal research, teaching, and animal wellbeing.
Human Resources Associate
Erica staffs OVCR searches and provides advice and guidance on HR-related issues such as promotions, behavioral adaptation, budget forecasts, and diversity/inclusion issues.
Research Safety Systems Developer
Steve develops and supports applications designed to help facilitate research safety across the campus. This includes online systems for monitoring research safety compliance, research safety initiatives, researcher safety training, and reporting tools.
Harley works with faculty to identify and pursue new sources of both sponsored and private external funding, provides assistance and advice to units and researchers who are considering large-scale strategic research initiatives, and oversees the process for selection of limited submission proposals.
Director of Portfolio Human Resources
Sue is responsible for human resources activities, provides HR advice, and serves as the assistant EEO Officer for the OVCR portfolio.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Corporate Relations and Economic Development
Pradeep leads corporate relations and economic development activities for the campus.
Linda Lee Drozt
Regulatory Research Coordinator
Linda coordinates campus compliance with sponsor-specific conflict of interest (COI) requirements/regulations and supports conflict identification and management efforts.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research for Compliance
Jan manages the OVCR units that provide investigator support and regulatory oversight for activities involving animals, biological safety, chemicals, human subjects, and radioactive materials.
Associate Vice Chancellor - Humanities, Arts, and Related Fields
Cynthia leads OVCR programs that support the creative and scholarly work of faculty in the Humanities, Arts, and related fields. She also oversees the Office of Research Advising and Project Development and serves as Executive Officer of the Campus Research Board.
Interim Research Integrity Officer
Sam serves as intake official for research misconduct allegations and promotes training in the responsible conduct of research for the campus.
IT Technical Associate
Ben develops and supports online applications designed to facilitate various research needs across the campus
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, Sponsored Programs Administration
Dave leads Sponsored Projects Administration, the office that supports the research enterprise throughout the entire lifecycle of an externally sponsored project, from proposal submission to award close-out.
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research
Sharee oversees the financal and human resource operations for the OVCR and portfolio units.
Business Administrative Associate
Richard provides support throughout the limited submission selection process and assists with choosing submitted proposals.
Full Stack Designer/Developer
Abriel provides web application, user experience, programming, and technological support for the OVCR and reporting units.
Evan provides OVCR accounting and business transaction support. He is also the departmental Unified Communications contact.
Jason designs and develops the underlying architecture used by the OVCR IT group to build online systems for monitoring research compliance, funding programs and initiatives, researcher training, reporting tools, and OVCR accounting and business needs.
Kraig A Wagenecht
Director, External Research Partnerships
Kraig provides business and administrative support and planning for campus-level research initiatives and external research collaborations.
Office Support Associate
D'Anne provides administrative support for Melanie Loots, Mike Brosco, and Jason Butler. She also provides support for routing the annual Report of Non-University Activities.
Research Communications Coordinator
Tyler coordinates and promotes OVCR news and information by managing social media, creating website content, and sharing research events.