Department Directory


Vice President for Research
Associate Vice President for Research
Research Enhancement
Office of Sponsored Projects
Research Integrity and Compliance  
Industry and Corporate Research
Finance and Administration
Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Technology Commercialization Office
Center for Cyber and Homeland Security
HR Client Partners

School-, Institute- and Center-specific Sponsored Projects Staff


Office of the Vice President for Research

Vice President for ResearchLeo M. Chalupa, PhD202-994-7315
Special Assistant to the VPRCaroline James202-994-7315
Associate Vice President for ResearchGina Lohr202-994-3884
Executive Administrative AssociateMariah Litowitz202-994-5076
Senior Research BI AnalystJennifer Strickland 
Business Intelligence AssociateAnna Mansueto202-994-9136

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Associate Vice President for Research

Associate Vice President for ResearchGina Lohr202-994-2995
Senior Project ManagerMegan Dieleman202-994-8401
Senior Communications and Outreach AssociateShane Seger202-994-8359

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Research Enhancement Unit

DirectorShandra White202-994-3744
Research Enhancement AnalystShari Thompson202-994-7991

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Office of Sponsored Projects

Organizational Chart
Office of Sponsored Projects Staff by Function
Office of Sponsored Projects Staff by Portfolio


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Research Integrity and Compliance

Associate Vice President, Research IntegritySheila Garrity202-994-6255
Director, Research Integrity and ComplianceHiromi Sanders202-994-0843
Administrative CoordinatorJoyce Webster202-994-7402


      Animal Research Facility - Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

 DirectorMike Manion202-994-2941
 Attending Veterinarian and Veterinary Services DirectorCatrina King, VMD, PhD, Dipl. ACLAM202-994-9288
 Executive CoordinatorMarissa Gigantana-Collado202-994-2871
 IACUC Coordinator and Compliance OfficerBethany Rentz, RVT202-994-5068


      Office of Laboratory Safety

 Lab Safety Officer & Biosafety OfficerMariel Jais, PharmD202-994-8258
 ConsultantGreg Smith202-994-2630


      Office of Human Research

 DirectorDebra Paxton202-994-2715
 IRB AnalystTemi Akinlabi-Oladimeji202-994-4556
 IRB AnalystPrema Chaudhari202-994-6530
 IRB AnalystFarinoosh Dadrass202-994-0029
 IRB AnalystRebecca Eberle202-994-5009
 Applications AdministratorNathan Oglesby202-994-2715

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Office of Industry and Corporate Research

Assistant Vice President for Industry ResearchTom Russo202-994-7619
Program CoordinatorJoanne Campbell202-994-6191

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Finance and Administration

Finance DirectorIyanna Holmes202-994-2220
Fiscal CoordinatorDorry Edwards202-994-8295

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Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Associate Vice President for Innovation and EnrepreneurshipJim Chung202-994-9135
Program AssociateStephanie Asher202-994-5911
Program AssistantJasmine Marie Bautista202-994-2780
Administrative AssistantMaquita Irvin202-715-4753
Director, DC I-CorpsDan Kunitz202-994-5383
Associate Director, I-Corps at GWDave McCarthy 
Director, Student EntrepreneurshipLex McCuster202-994-5383
Associate Director, Student Entrepreneurship ProgramsScott Stein202-994-9875

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Technology Commercialization Office

Managing DirectorSteve Kubisen202-994-8394
Senior Licensing AssociateBrian Coblitz202-994-4345
Operations CoordinatorAmara Conteh202-994-5866
Licensing AssociateJerry Comanescu202-994-8975

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Center for Cyber and Homeland Security

Associate Vice PresidentFrank Cilluffo202-994-0295
Associate DirectorSusan Cardash202-994-7814

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HR Client Partners

Human Resource DirectorRobyn Jones202-836-0683
Human Resource AssociateDeborah Akers202-994-6375

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