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Research Staff
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Mimi Fenton
Mimi Fenton - Dean and Chief Research Officer
(828) 227-3174

• Serves as the institutions Authorized Organizational Representative. Responsible for internal approval of and contract execution of externally funded research.
• Supports the faculty search agenda by strengthening existing initiatives with external agencies partners and agencies, while seeking opportunities to expand into new multidisciplinary fields.
• Promotes research activities across the University's academic units and among faculty and students


Andrea Moshier
Andrea Moshier - Director of Sponsored Research & Research Compliance Officer
(828) 227-2577
                • Responsible for administration and regulatory compliance within the Graduate School & Research
                • Coordinates compliance committees/functions
                • Proposal Development – technical.
                • Liaison to College of Health and Human Sciences; College of Education and Allied Professions; College of Fine & Performing Arts 


Reggie Rogers

Reggie Rogers - Research Administration & eRA Management
(828) 227-2576
                • Proposals Development – technical
                • Budget Development
                • RAMSeS Administrator
                • Maintains Electronic Research Administration systems
                • Performs final review of proposals to ensure compliance with internal & agency requirements 


Alison Krauss

Alison Krauss - Research Administration & Proposal Development
(828) 227-2575
                • Identification of Funding opportunities
                • Proposal Development – technical
                • Assisting faculty with preparing proposal for submission; RAMSeS entry
                • Contract negotiation
                • Internal processing of awards; coordinates new award meetings
                • Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences; College of Business; The Kimmel School; Hunter Library


Alison Krauss

Lee Crayton - Facility Research Support (primary appointment with Coulter Faculty Commons)
(828) 227-2931
  • Identification of Funding opportunities
  • Proposal Development – Developing ideas and concepts







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