Our Team

Dean for Research

Peter Schiffer
Dean for Research
Professor of Physics
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Leadership Team

Craig B. Arnold
Vice Dean for Innovation
Susan Dod Brown Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Leads the Princeton Innovation initiative and oversees the University’s efforts to grow Princeton’s culture of innovation across disciplines.

Elizabeth Adams
Executive Director, Office of Research and Project Administration
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Office of Research and Project Administration

Coleen Burrus
Executive Director, Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations
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Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations

Laura Conour
Executive Director, Laboratory Animal Resources
University Attending Veterinarian
Senior Scholar
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Laboratory Animal Resources

Karla Ewalt
Senior Associate Dean for Research
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Policy, outreach, research communications, research development

Sheera Gaskin
Director, Research Integrity and Assurance
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619 Alexander Rd., Suite 102

Research Integrity and Assurance 

Stuart Leland
Director of Special Projects
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Implementation of the Conflict of Interest system on the InfoEd platform. Human Remains Oversight Board.

Sushma Mendu
Assistant Chief Information Officer

Research administration systems and information technology

John Ritter
Executive Director, Office of Technology Licensing
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Office of Technology Licensing

Mario Rodriguez
Director, NHP Research Program
Attending Veterinarian, NHP Research Program
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Non-Human Primate Research Program

Annette Tate
Senior Associate Director for Finance and Administration
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Finance, operations, administration, information technology, University Research Board


Neal Bituin
Computing Support Specialist
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Department computing support, IT hardware and software, event production and management

Druonna Collier
HROB Biological Anthropologist Research Associate
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Repatriation of human remains used in research and teaching, procedures for care and access of remains

Lauren Jakobsson
HROB Project Analyst
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Discovery of human remains previously used in research and teaching, cataloguing existence and provenance of human remains

Joe Keane
Computing Support Specialist
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Department computing support, IT hardware and software
Anne-Marie Maman, '84
Executive Director, Princeton Entrepreneurship Council
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34 Chambers St.

Education and mentoring, funding, networking, entrepreneurship space

Lieve Monnens
Executive Assistant
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Executive support

Christina Pellicane
Assistant Director of Innovation
Lead Instructor, I-Corps Northeast Hub
34 Chambers St.

Innovation and entrepreneurial development, I-Corps

Mary Sym
Senior Associate Director for Research Development
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Research development, strategic communications

Adam Wasek
Critical Research Infrastructure and Technology Support Specialist

Hardware, software, networking, and specialized critical research systems management

Catherine Zandonella
Senior Associate Director for Communications
I-Corps Northeast Hub Communications Lead
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Research communications, Discovery producer and editor, science writer

General Contact Information

Office of the Dean for Research
Princeton University
5 New South
Princeton, NJ 08544


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