Contact Information

Mailing Address:

UF Research
University of Florida
Grinter Hall
PO Box 115500
Gainesville, FL 32611-5500

Campus Map:

Directions

Unit Listings

Unit Listing

Unit Telephone Fax
UF Research (352) 392-1582 (352) 846-0491
Division of Sponsored Programs (DSP) (352) 392-9267 (352) 392-4400
UF Innovate Tech Licensing (352) 392-8929 (352) 392-6600
Research Development (352) 392-4804 (352) 392-8729
UF Research Foundation (UFRF) (352) 392-5221 (352) 846-0505
Research Communications (352) 392-8229 (352) 392-8773
Research Integrity (352) 294-1632 (352) 273-1988
Contracts & Grants (352) 392-1235 (352) 846-0137
Business Office (352) 392-5221 (352) 846-0505
Information Services (352) 392-6938 (352) 392-5613
Personnel and Administrative Services (352) 392-9330 (352) 392-0752

Office of the Vice President

Name Position Phone Number Office Number
David Norton Vice President for Research (352) 392-9271 GRI 223
Robert Ferl Assistant Vice President (352) 392-9271 GRI 401
Michael Mahoney Director, Research Operations & Services (352) 294-2744 GRI 241
Jennifer Whitney Executive Assistant (Assists David Norton) (352) 392-9271 GRI 223

Division of Sponsored Programs

Mailing Address

University of Florida
207 Grinter Hall
PO Box 115500
Gainesville, FL 32611-5500

Staff Listing

DSP Administration

Name Position Phone Number
Stephanie Gray Assistant Vice President & Director (352) 273-4062
Lisa Stroud Associate Director (352) 294-2216
Tina Bottini Assistant Director, College of Medicine-Jacksonville (904) 244-9693
Elizabeth Keeter Assistant Director, Contracting (352) 294-7997
Barry Forrest Executive Assistant to the Assistant Vice President (352) 846-2909
Theresa Peters Research Administration Assistant (352) 392-9269

 

Proposals and Agreements

Name Position Phone Number
Amber Hardie Manager (352) 392-8581
Ron Lester Manager (352) 392-8765
Dee Dee Carver Sponsored Programs Administrator III (352) 392-4642
Christine Hadad Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 294-1373
Jamie Harris Sponsored Programs Administrator III (352) 392-8796
Brenda LaBranche Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 294-2215
Melissa Mullaney Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 294-2217
Jamie Ramos Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 273-4761
Nate Rushing Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 392-8795
Katie Snyder Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 294-3972

 

Awards

Name Position Phone Number
Joshua Pesch Manager (352) 294-6924
Daniel Bonilla Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 392-3721
LaNeshia Chaney Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 294-0484
Devin Dissell Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 294-7505
Chris Hackett Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 392-9272
Lindsey Jones Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 392-8092
Stacey Sandrey Sponsored Programs Administrator III (352) 392-8553
Khalid Snowden Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 392-8960
Debbie Thigpen Sponsored Programs Administrator III (352) 392-8582
Amanda Wheeler Sponsored Programs Administrator II (352) 294-6920

 

Contracting Office

Name Position Phone Number
Alyssa Hartle Contracting Officer II (352) 294-2218
Joni Hubbard Contracting Officer II  (352) 392-9260
Sharon Lu Contracting Officer II (352) 294-7996
Nicole Munroe Contracting Officer II
(352) 294-0133
Ismael Sarmiento Contracting Officer II (352) 294-0460

Outgoing Subawards

Kellie Crawford Contracting Officer III (352) 294-2254
Tatiana Gonzalez Contracting Officer II (352) 392-2942

Research Integrity

FAX: (352) 273-1988

Name Position Phone Number Office Number
Cassandra Farley Director & Research Integrity Officer (352) 392-9174 GRI 241
Marsha Pesch Associate Director
Export Control Officer
(352) 392-9174 GRI 249
Amber Moore Assistant Director
Research Conflict of Interest
(352) 273-3104 GRI 239
Carter Post Compliance Specialist III, Export Control (352) 273-0281 GRI 236
Laura Schaecher Compliance Specialist III, Research Integrity (352) 294-2898 GRI 236
Megan Renick Compliance Specialist II, International Engagements (352) 273-1233 GRI 236
Chris Mullaney Compliance Specialist, Research Conflict of Interest (352) 273-2341 GRI 234
William Bucha Compliance Specialist III, Export Control (352) 273-1230 GRI 236
Molly Domery Administrative Support Assistant (352) 392-9174 GRI 236

Research Development

Name Position Phone Number Office Number
Sobha Jaishankar Assistant Vice President and Lecturer (352) 392-8247 WAL 104
Canan ‚ÄúJanan‚ÄĚ Balaban Research Coordinator (352) 294-2027 WAL 322
Lloyd Horne Research Coordinator (352) 273-3129 WAL 108
J. Jinah Song Research Coordinator (352) 392-6148 WAL 107

Division of Contracts & Grants

Name

Email Phone
Tiffany Schmidt
Assistant Vice President and Director
tcasi@ufl.edu
352-273-3101
Joe Andes
Grants Accountant III
jandes@ufl.edu 352-273-3089
Tom Bairley
Accountant III – Letter of Credit Draws
tebairley@ufl.edu 352-273-3090
Jason Barron
Grants Accountant II
Jason.Barron@ufl.edu
352-273-3488
Kristin Benitez
Grants Accountant I
k.benitez1@ufl.edu 352-273-3092
Nadia Brown
Grants Accountant III
nbahadori@ufl.edu 352-273-3118
Chloe Campbell
Grants Accounting Manager
chloecampbell@ufl.edu 352-273-3476
Georgia Campbell
Accountant I
nahback@ufl.edu
352-273-3494
Amanda Cavender
Grants Accountant II
amathomas@ufl.edu 352-273-3130
Lauren Clarke
Grants Accountant III
lauren.white@ufl.edu 352-273-3480
Delores Darling
Administrative Support Assistant I
ddarling@ufl.edu 352-392-1235
Meridith David
Grants Accountant II
mdavid@ufl.edu 352-273-3478
Bridget Duffy
Grants Accountant I
b.duffy@ufl.edu 352-273-3116
Ekaterina Egorova
Grants Accountant I
e.egorova@ufl.edu 352-273-3125
Bryna Farrell
Grants Accountant II
brynak@ufl.edu 352-273-3088
Eddie Finlayson
Grants Accountant III
efinlayson@ufl.edu 352-273-3097
Tiffany Fuller
Grants Accountant III
tiffanyjfuller@ufl.edu 352-273-3493
Bill Gair
Quality Control
wrgair@ufl.edu 352-273-3098
Stephanie Glenn
Grants Accounting Manager
stephanie.glenn@ufl.edu 352-273-3094
Lindsey Hale
Grants Accountant I
Imkoeh@ufl.edu 352-273-3115
Janie Heidler
Grants Accountant III
jheidler@ufl.edu 352-273-3100
Renee Henry
Grants Accountant II
henry@ufl.edu
352-273-3479
Antonio Hernandez
Grants Accountant I
jhernandez12@ufl.edu  
Melissa Horvath
Accountant II – Subawards
missihorvath@ad.ufl.edu 352-273-3096
Chelsea Kellam
Grants Accountant I
kellamchelsea@ufl.edu 352-273-3496
Nicole Knapp
Grants Accountant I
nknapp@ufl.edu  
Stephanie Lafferty
Grants Accounting Manager
slaff@eng.ufl.edu 352-273-3127
Katie LaMotte
Grants Accountant I
Katie.Lamotte@ufl.edu 352-273-3128
Devin Lanier
Grants Accountant II
devinlanier@ufl.edu 352-273-3112
Beatriz Lenty
Grants Accountant II
blenty@.ufl.edu 352-273-3099
Jing Li
Accountant III – Letter of Credit Draws
jli74@ufl.edu 352-273-3133
Daisy Liddell
Accountant I
daisy.liddell@ufl.edu 352-273-3091
Jill Mason
Grants Accountant I
davis.jill@ufl.edu 352-273-3113
Adriana Martinez
Grants Accountant I
adrianamartinez@ufl.edu 352-273-3111
Alicia Martinez
Grants Accountant II
taylormassey@ufl.edu 352-273-3093
Lynn McKenzie
Accountant I – Subawards
lleite06@ufl.edu 352-273-3120
Brittany Milito
Grants Accountant I
b.milito@ufl.edu 352-273-3107
Kristin Moody
Grants Accountant II
k.moody@.ufl.edu 352-273-3109
Olivia Nuss
Grants Accountant II
olivia.nuss@.ufl.edu 352-273-3099
Nathan Peterson
Grants Accountant I
npeterson82@ufl.edu 352-273-3136
Dana Rechsteiner
Grants Accountant III
danar@ufl.edu 352-273-3114
Rob Sessions
Grants Accountant III
rsessions@ufl.edu 352-273-3134
Beth Sheppard
Grants Accounting Manager
eshep@ufl.edu 352-273-3124
Shuzhen Shi
Grants Accountant II
Shuzhen.shi@ufl.edu 352-273-3103
Dan Smith
Grants Accountant II
dhsmith@ufl.edu 352-273-3119
Justine Smith
Accountant I
justinesmith@ufl.edu
352-273-3490
Warren Stamp
Grants Accountant II
wstam@eng.ufl.edu 352-273-3131
Cathy Thompson
Associate Director
cthompso@ufl.edu 352-273-3121
Erin Tompson
Fiscal Assistant II
etompson@ufl.edu 352-273-3106
Christian Torroella
Grants Accountant II
ctorro@ufl.edu 352-273-3122
Patty Troll
Grant Accountant II
pattroll@ufl.edu 352-273-3108
Kim Welsh
Grants Accountant III
kimwelsh@ufl.edu 352-273-3123
Chelsea Wilson
Grants Accountant II
wilsonc7@ufl.edu 352-273-3105
Suzanne Winik
Grants Accountant III
swinik@ufl.edu 352-273-3095
Lisa Yates
Grants Accountant III
lyates@ufl.edu 352-273-3126

UF Innovate | Tech Licensing

Phone: (352) 392-8929

Website: http://innovate.research.ufl.edu/tech-licensing/

Name Position Phone Number Office Location
Jim O’Connell Assistant Vice President & Director (352) 392-8929 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Dawn Meyers Operations Manager (352) 392-4684 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
John Byatt Associate Director, Life Sciences (352) 392-4979 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Anita Rao Program Director for UF Innovate | Pathways (352) 392-2577 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Lenny Terry Assistant Director, Engineering & Physical Sciences (352) 392-4903 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Rachel Harding Assistant Director, Life Sciences (352) 392-2996 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Melissa Kuchma Assistant Director, Life Sciences (352) 294-2899 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Hera Lichtenbeld Assistant Director, Life Sciences (352) 294-6627 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Pamela Kelly Administrative Support Assistant (352) 2944-3940 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Richard Croley Assistant Director, Physical Sciences, Electrical & Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science (352) 846-1877 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Penelope Gianelli Sponsored Programs Control Officer I (352) 294-0990 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Sara Dagen Marketing and Communications Manager (352) 294-0998 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Veronica Talavera Public Relations Specialist II (352) 846-1685 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Patricia Reineke Financial Analyst/Contracts Administrator (352) 392-8961 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Melanie Campos Licensing Associate (352) 392-4906 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Noel Burmeister Licensing Associate (352) 392-3014 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Karla Lochner Licensing Associate (352) 392-2990 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Adrienne Padgett Licensing Associate (352) 846-1663 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Karen Crespo Licensing Associate (352) 392-8933 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Carla Dolder Administrative Support Assistant (352) 273-4810 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Leah Manning  Administrative Support Assistant  (352) 392-4783 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601

UF Innovate | The Hub

Phone: (352) 294-0885

Website: http://innovate.research.ufl.edu/the-hub/

Name Position Phone Number Office Location
Karl R. Lapan Director of Incubation Services at UF (352) 846-1646 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Jennifer Harrell Assistant Director (352) 392-9057 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Sara Dagen Marketing & Communications Manager (352) 294-0998 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Courtney Janka Facilities Operations Specialist (352) 846-1512 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Lauren Asmus Client Experience Manager   747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Lisette Garces Fiscal Specialist II (352) 294-1018 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601
Allen Morgan Maintenance Specialist II (352) 294-0885 747 SW 2nd Avenue, Gnv Fl 32601

UF Innovate | Sid Martin Biotech

Phone: (386) 462-0880

Website: http://innovate.research.ufl.edu/sid-martin-biotech/

Name Position  
Karl R. Lapan Director of Incubation Services at UF (352) 846-1646
Elliot Welker Assistant Director (386) 462-0880
Sara Dagen Marketing & Communications Manager (352) 294-0998
Lauren Asmus Client Experience Manager  
Chris Wiley Technical Services Manager (386) 462-0880
Brittany Mosher Administrative Support Assistant I (386) 462-0880
Allen Morgan Maintenance Specialist II (352) 294-0885

UF Innovate | Ventures

Phone: (352) 392-8929

Website: https://innovate.research.ufl.edu/ventures-2/

Name Position  
Jackson Streeter Director of UF Innovate | Ventures (352) 294-6628

Collaboratory for Women Innovators

Website: https://innovate.research.ufl.edu/the-hub/collaboratory-2/

Name Position  
Wanda Eugene Director of Collaboratory for Women Innovators (352) 294-0492

Research Communications

Name Position Phone Number Office Number
Joe Kays Director (352) 392-8229 WAL 302
Kathy Kinsley-Momberger Assistant Director (352) 392-8429 WAL 303
Ivan Ramos Graphic Designer (352) 294-7130 WAL 304
Cindy Spence Science Writer (352) 846-2573 WAL 301
Karla Arboleda Social Media/Web Coordinator (352) 392-7459 WAL 305

Business Office

Name Position Phone Number Office Number
Julie Rhee Director of Finance (352) 392-5221 GRI 288
Maureen Upshaw Accounting Manager (352) 392-3852 GRI 288
Rachel Hurley Accounting Manager (352) 392-7448 GRI 288
Greg Neal Accountant (352) 392-9365 GRI 288
Rachel Cockrell Accountant (352) 392-1878 GRI 288
Carol Hunn Senior Fiscal Assistant (352) 392-8995 GRI 288
Jackie Stearns Administrative Support Assistant (352) 392-5221 GRI 288

Personnel and Administrative Services

Name Position Phone Number Office Number
Dorothy Long Assistant Director for Human Resources (352) 392-6621 GRI 415
Ashlie Waddle  Administrative Support Assistant (352) 392-4803  GRI 407

Information Services

Name Position Phone Number Office Number
Nick Dunham Director, Information Services (352) 273-0275 Ayers 538
Monya Dunlap IT Professional I (352) 273-0293 Ayers 554
Lisa Balsamo Application Developer Analyst (352) 273-2158 Ayers 534
Cheryl Bearden Application Developer Analyst III (352) 273-0283 Ayers 529
Jason Casiano Systems Admin/Programmer II (352) 273-0280 Ayers 518
Ryan Copenhaver Application Developer Analyst II (352) 273-4977 Ayers 532
Chris Dunn IT Support Supervisor (352) 392-6938 WAL 323
Jordan Edwards IT Analyst II (352) 273-1606 Ayers 527
Jason Gomez IT Professional II (352) 273-9611 Ayers 546
Beth Hathaway Application Developer Analyst IV (352) 273-2211 Ayers 540
Tommy Rush Application Developer III (352) 392-8764 Ayers 536
Alejandro Santacoloma IT Analyst I (352) 294-2095 Ayers 548
Maurice Sarns Senior Computer Support Specialist (352) 273-0284 Ayers 524
Michael Underwood End User Computing Specialist II (352) 273-2212 Ayers 512
Geoffrey Wark IT Analyst II (352) 294-5027 Ayers 542