About Us

The mission of the Office of Research Services (ORS) is to provide service to faculty in their pursuit and management of sponsored activities. 

CONTACT US:

Janet Mann, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Research
Professor, Biology and Psychology

W. Walker Pheil
Interim Senior Director, Main Campus Research Services

Vacant
Assistant Director, Main Campus Research Services

Lydia Soares
Administrative Program Assistant, Executive Support to the Senior Director, Office Manager, Main Campus Research Services

Mary E. Schmiedel, C.P.C.M., J.D.
Senior Research Compliance Officer, Main Campus Research Services

Vacant
Post-Award Grants Administrator, Main Campus Research Services

Keith Lippwe
Post-Award Grants Administrator, Main Campus Research Services

Rebecca Hawkins
Senior Grants and Contracts Administrator, Main Campus Research Services

Ruel Hector R. Tiongson 
Senior Grants and Contracts Administrator, Main Campus Research Services

Noel Dillard
Senior Grants and Contracts Administrator, Main Campus Research Services

Kristen Palmer
Pre/Post Award Sponsored Program Administrator, Main campus Research Services

Marie A. McElroy
Senior Grants and Contracts Administrator​, Main Campus Research Services

Vivian Zhu
Grants and Contracts Data Specialist, Main Campus Research Services

Jill Brasky
Research Development Specialist, Main Campus Research Services

Dennis Blumenfeld
Research Development Specialist, Main Campus Research Services/McCourt School of Public Policy