I am pleased to announce that Jennifer Teixeira will join the Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) as the Director of Research Administration. Jennifer has over 15 years of university experience with 12 years of Sponsored Research Administration specific experience. Her responsibilities have spanned departmental and central administration roles, and include training and staff development, office restructuring and business process streamlining, system implementation, and pre- and post-award duties. Jennifer comes to UNC from NC State and UC Merced where she served in sponsored programs leadership roles.
As Director of Research Administration, Jennifer will oversee the newly formed Research Administration division of OSR, which is responsible of proposal review and submission, award negotiation, set-up and management, and the newly formed subcontract team. She will be assisted by two assistant directors, and will report to the Interim Executive Director of OSR, Renee Gonzales.
Senior Associate Vice Chancellor for Research