Research Development

About the Office of Research Development

The Office of Research Development (ORD) enhances extramural funding by working with our outstanding faculty and staff. ORD also assists in identifying and announcing funding opportunities, particularly high-dollar, high-profile, multidisciplinary and multi-institutional opportunities; developing and organizing research teams and facilitating proposal development; and reviewing and editing proposals.

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Dr. Mary Ann Ottinger

Dr. Mary Ann Ottinger
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and
Associate Vice President for Research

Dr. Brooke Gowl Dr. Courtney Donica Rozlyn Reep

Dr. Brooke Gowl
Research Liaison Officer

Dr. Courtney Donica Hunt
Research Liaison Officer
Rozlyn Reep
Executive Administrative Assistant