Skip to main content
UMD Campus from above


Vice President for Research

Portrait of Dr. Gregory F. Ball

Dr. Gregory F. Ball

Vice President for Research

Research Cabinet

Portrait of Denise Clark

Denise Clark

Associate Vice President for Research Administration
Portrait of Eric Chapman

Eric Chapman

Associate Vice President for Research Development
Portrait of Dean Chang

Dean Chang

Interim Chief Innovation Officer and Associate Vice President for Innovation and Economic Development

Strategy & Outreach

Portrait of John P. Sawyer

John P. Sawyer

Interim Executive Director, Mid-Atlantic Quantum Alliance; Director, Strategic Research Initiatives
Portrait of Cara Kennedy

Cara Kennedy

Senior Proposal Development Manager
Portrait of Hana Kabashi

Hana Kabashi

Project Manager
Portrait of Gaelle Kolb

Gaelle Kolb

Proposal Development Manager
Portrait of Amanda Dykema

Amanda Dykema

Proposal Development Manager
Portrait of Michelle Smith

Michelle Smith

Proposal Development Manager
Portrait of Sammy Popat

Sammy Popat

Campus Connector and Discovery District Manager, and Interim Director, Mixed/Augmented/Virtual Reality Innovation Center (MAVRIC)
Portrait of Ted Knight

Ted Knight

Strategic Partnerships, Research Communications and Outreach

Research Support

Portrait of Beth Brittan-Powell

Beth Brittan-Powell

Director of the Conflict of Interest Office
Portrait of Joseph (Joe) M. Smith

Joseph (Joe) M. Smith

Director, Human Research Protection Program & Administrator, Research Compliance
Portrait of Adam Grant

Adam Grant

Director, Research Security Office
Portrait of Pamela Lanford

Pamela Lanford

Director of Animal Research Support & Manager, Institutional Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
Portrait of Larry Shelton

Larry Shelton

University Attending Veterinarian
Portrait of Reka Montfort

Reka Montfort

Director, Research Transparency and Outreach
Portrait of Chad Smith

Chad Smith

Data Visualization and Multimedia Designer
Portrait of Dr. Catherine Carr

Dr. Catherine Carr

Chair, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
Portrait of Patrick O'Shea

Patrick O'Shea

Chair, Conflict of Interest
Portrait of Dr. Robert Dooling

Dr. Robert Dooling

Chair, Intellectual Property
Portrait of Philip DeShong

Philip DeShong

Chief Compliance Officer


Portrait of Jeff Snider

Jeff Snider

Director of Operations
Portrait of Brian Kroutil

Brian Kroutil

Assistant Director, Information Technology
Portrait of Theresa Grimley

Theresa Grimley

Business Services Specialist
Portrait of Adrienne Newman

Adrienne Newman

Business Manager
Portrait of Nanette Rode

Nanette Rode

Business Service Specialist


Portrait of Steve Dowdy

Steve Dowdy

Director of Research Information Systems & Integration
Portrait of Christina Nobleman

Christina Nobleman

Director, Priority Software System

Sponsored Programs, Accounting and Compliance

Portrait of Marchon Jackson

Marchon Jackson

Assistant Vice President, Sponsored Programs Accounting and Compliance

Office of Research Administration (ORA)

Portrait of Wendy Montgomery

Wendy Montgomery

Assistant Vice President, Office of Research Administration

Select Institutes and Centers (Reporting to Division of Research)

Portrait of Lora M. Brown

Lora M. Brown

Interim Executive Director, Maryland Small Business Development Center
Portrait of William Braniff

William Braniff

Director, National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) Professor of Practice
Portrait of Robin Parker Cox

Robin Parker Cox

Director, Institute for Governmental Service & Research
Portrait of William Regli

William Regli

Executive Director, Applied Research Laboratory for Intelligence and Security
Back to Top