Director, Research Development Resources
2114C Lee Building
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
Tara Burke became the Director for Research Development Resources at the University of Maryland, College Park in February 2015. She supports the institution’s myriad and diverse faculty in identifying, applying for, and winning funding support for their research. This includes managing the limited submission process and the DRIF Faculty Incentive Program process. Prior to this role, she worked for 1.5 years as the corporate relations officer for UMD's Computer Science Department & Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), and 8 years in the central fundraising/advancement unit at the University of California, Davis.