Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
Explore the full list of research offices under the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR).
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Explore training for lab safety protocols involving hazardous and regulated materials, equipment, and environment. Megan Flake is the McKelvey liaison with the staff from the EH&S department of the University.
The mission of JROC is to provide high quality customer service to principal investigators, administrators, and sponsors by drafting, reviewing, negotiating and signing research-related agreements on a university-wide basis. JROC facilitates the timely execution of federal and foundation subawards and contracts, industry-supported research agreements, industry supported clinical trials, data transfers, service agreements, and other research-related agreements.
The Office of Industry Relations can help your organization make connections, facilitate relationships, and engage with world-class faculty and students.
- Kelli Delfosse, Director, Industry Relations/Career Engagement
Proposals must be submitted through the OSRS for review and signature by an institutional official prior to submission to the funding agency.
- Reviewing proposals prior to submission to funding agencies
- Establishing and maintaining accounts for funded projects
- Issuing outgoing subawards via the SUBSystem on SPA funds
- Reviewing and processing documents and letters for submission to funding agencies
Mission: pair cutting edge WU research with expertise and exceptional service in order to create a pipeline of opportunities that can benefit society.
OTM acts as a resource for faculty in the areas of copyrights; patent prosecution; material transfer agreements; consulting agreements; marketing; licensing
The Research Development Office guides faculty in the pursuit of research funding, the formation of cross-disciplinary science teams, and the development of collaborative research center proposals.
Melanie Roewe, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Development & Contracts
Nicole Moore, Senior Director of Research Development
Catherine Determan, Research Development Project Manager/Funding Coordinator
Kurt Thoroughman, Faculty Fellow for Research Development
Mike Marcincowski, Research Development Associate
Summer Young, Senior Research Development Associate