Staff

Interim Vice President for Research

Interim Vice President for Research
Professor of Computer Science
varshney@umd.edu

Research Cabinet

Associate Vice President for Research Administration
djclark@umd.edu | 301-405-4282
Assistant Vice President for Research Development
echapman@umd.edu | 301-405-7136
Director of Research Communications
ecarbo@umd.edu | 301-405-6501
Associate Vice President of Innovation and Economic Development and Co-Director of UM Ventures
jlenzer@umd.edu | 301-405-2960

Research Support

Director, University Attending Vet Laboratory Animal Resources
dpowell@umd.edu | 301-405-4921
Chair, Intellectual Property
rdooling@umd.edu | (301) 405-5925
Catherine Carr
Chair, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
cecarr@umd.edu | 301-405-6915
Director - Human Research Protection Program and Conflict of Interest Administrator
jsmith54@umd.edu | 301-405-0678
Adam Grant
Export Compliance Officer
afgrant@umd.edu | 301-405-2656
Director of Animal Research Support & Manager, Institutional Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
planford@umd.edu | 301-405-7295

Strategy & Outreach

Director of National Research Initiatives
erinf@umd.edu | 301-405-​4462
Director of Strategic Corporate Research Relationships
jsawyer2@umd.edu | 301-314-8132
Director, Innovation Partnerships
woodbury@umd.edu | 301-405-9760
Director of Joint Research Collaborations
ebrittan@umd.edu | 301-405-1459
Research Development Portfolio Manager
msnyder2@umd.edu | 301 226 8931
Dan Goodman
Entrepreneur In Residence
dang@umd.edu | 301-704-4459

Operations

Director of Operations
jsnider@umd.edu | 301-405-0916
IT Coordinator
kroutil@umd.edu | 301-405-8129
Coordinator
vlewis1@umd.edu | 301-405-0915
Coordinator
lovelace@umd.edu | 301-405-3712

Technology

Steve Dowdy
Director of Research Information Systems & Integration
sdowdy@umd.edu | 301-405-8060
Director, Priority Grants Management System
sharone@umd.edu | 301-405-4199

Sponsored Programs, Accounting and Compliance

Director, Sponsored Programs Accounting and Compliance
marchon@umd.edu | (301) 226-8805

Office of Research Administration (ORA)

Director, Office of Research Administration
wmont@umd.edu | 301-405-6279

Select Institutes and Centers (Reporting to Division of Research)

Director, Joint Global Change Research Institute
gasrar@umd.edu | 1 301 405 5077
Acting Executive Director, Center for Advanced Study of Language
mbunting@umd.edu | 301 226 8894
Director, Institute for Governmental Service & Research
rcox2@umd.edu | 301 405 3053
Director, National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)
Professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice
glafree@umd.edu | 301 405 6600
Director, Maryland Small Business Development Center
rsprow@umd.edu | 301 403 8300

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