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Contacting the Division of Research and Economic Development

OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT


BlackmanHarold200x250Harold Blackman

Interim Vice President for Research and Economic Development
Phone: (208) 426-5732
Email: HaroldBlackman@boisestate.edu

Oversees all programs, policies, and infrastructure within the Division of Research and Economic Development.


Kathleen Araujo, EPI, Energy Policy Institute, studio portrait by Priscilla GroverKathleen Araújo

Director of the Energy Policy Institute – Center for Advanced Energy Studies
Phone: (208) 426-4845
Email: Kathleenaraujo@boisestate.edu

Oversees programs, research, and interface for the Energy Policy Institute, as well as policy interface for the Center for Advanced Energy Studies.


CeceGassner200x250Cece Gassner

Director of Economic Development
Phone: (208) 426-5729
Email: cecegassner@boisestate.edu

Focuses on strategic relationships, initiatives and programs that continuously leverage university and community assets to strengthen Idaho’s economy and provide a prepared and relevant workforce.


HenryKaren200x250Karen Henry

Associate Vice President, Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-1571
Email: khenry@boisestate.edu

Represents the interests of sponsored program administration on campus and to external sponsors, including policy development and administrative guidance to faculty and staff.


KimLong200x250Kimberly Long

Management Assistant, Division of Research and Economic Development
Phone: (208) 426-5758
Email: KimberlyLong@boisestate.edu

Special projects oversight and administrative support.


Portrait of Cienna MadridCienna Madrid

Research Promotions and Communications Specialist
Phone: (208) 426-4147
Email: CiennaMadrid@boisestate.edu

Helps shape the division’s communications, media relations, marketing and promotions, web writing and development, video productions, social media, events and other outreach. Also edits EXPLORE magazine.


MayneJudie200x250Judie Mayne

Director, Office of Research Compliance
Phone: (208) 426-5401
Email: ResearchCompliance@boisestate.edu

Responsible for programs and education related to compliance awareness and accountability involving human subjects, animal welfare, biosafety/biohazards, and research misconduct.


PellegriniVirginia200x250Virginia Pellegrini

Director of Development
Phone: (208) 426-3158
Email: VirginiaPellegrini@boisestate.edu


RitterKaty200x250Katy Ritter

Director, Office of Technology Transfer
Phone: (208) 426-5765
Email: KatyRitter@boisestate.edu

OTT is responsible for the management of IP. OTT functions include evaluating and patenting of inventions, licensing of IP, administering non-disclosure and material transfer agreements and providing support to other university units in copyright, trademark, and research funding agreements.


SteveSwanson200x250Steve Swanson

Distinguished Educator in Residence
Phone: (208) 426-5751
Email: SteveSwanson@boisestate.edu

Provides vision and leadership in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), represents the university and initiates opportunities, locally and nationally, using his experience as a computer scientist and former NASA astronaut. Click here to request an appearance.


RobynWilliams200x250Robyn Williams

Executive Assistant
Phone: (208) 426-5732
Email: rwillia3@boisestate.edu

Handles administrative matters directly relating to the Division of Research and Economic Development office.


DIVISION STAFF


JeremyClark200x250Jeremy Clark

Sponsored Project Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-4415
Email: jeremyclark1@boisestate.edu

Provides fiscal support for awards; reviews and approves budget revisions and fiscal compliance requirements. Submits fiscal reports to sponsors, invoice and draw downs, and monitoring of expenditures and fund balances.


DeNinnoDebbie200x250Debbie DeNinno

Contract Administrator
Phone: (208) 426-2960
Email: aprdenin@boisestate.edu

Fields administrative questions, routes awards and contracts for signatures, and provides other services.


Tim Doyle, OSP, faculty/staff, studio portrait, photo by Priscilla GroverTimothy Doyle

Financial Tech, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-4425
Email: timothydoyle@boisestate.edu


FeeneyDennis200x250Dennis Feeney

Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-4430
Email: dennisfeeney@boisestate.edu

Serves the campus research community by assisting with proposal development, interpreting guidelines, building budgets and submitting proposals. Also, contributes to research development activities and process improvements.


Portrait of Stuart FoxStu Fox

Sponsored Programs Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-1058
Email: stufox@boisestate.edu

Provides fiscal support for awards; reviews and approves budget revisions and fiscal compliance requirements. Submits fiscal reports to sponsors, invoice and draw downs, and monitoring of expenditures and fund balances.


John Gardner portrait.John Gardner

Director of the CAES Energy Efficiency Research Institute
Phone: (208) 426-5702
E-mail: jgardner@boisestate.edu


Chelsea Garrison, Research Compliance, faculty/staff, Chelsea Garrison

Animal Coordinator, Office of Research Compliance
Phone: (208) 426-5404
Email: chelseagarrison@boisestate.edu


GeorgievLinda200x250Linda Georgiev

Senior Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-1427
Email: lgeorgie@boisestate.edu

Serves the campus research community by assisting with proposal development, interpreting guidelines, building budgets and submitting proposals. Also, contributes to research development activities and process improvements.


caragreenlee200x250Cara Greenlee

Contract Officer, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-1585
Email: caragreenlee@boisestate.edu

Reviews, interprets and negotiates agreement terms and conditions to ensure compliance with university, state and federal regulations; issues subrecipient agreements and negotiates terms and conditions with subrecipients.


StingerMary200x250Mary Hibler

Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-1535
Email: MaryHibler@boisestate.edu

Serves the campus research community by assisting with proposal development, interpreting guidelines, building budgets and submitting proposals. Also, contributes to research development activities and process improvements.


Portrait of HicksHeather Hicks

ERP System Manager, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-4434
Email: HeatherHicks30@boisestate.edu


Emily James, OSP, Office of Sponsored Programs, faculty/staff, photo by Priscilla GroverEmily James

Assistant Contract Officer
Phone: (208) 426-2466
Email: EmilyJames@boisestate.edu

Reviews, interprets and negotiates agreement terms and conditions to ensure compliance with university, state and federal regulations; issues subrecipient agreements and negotiates terms and conditions with subrecipients.


Portrait of Autumn Johnson.Autumn T. Johnson

Assistant Director, Energy Policy Institute
Phone: (208) 426-2326
Email: AutumnJohnson102@boisestate.edu

Performing business development, strategic planning, and operations management.


Jana LaRosa, outdoor portrait, Allison Corona photo.Jana LaRosa

Coordinator, Research Development
Phone: (208) 426-5728
Email: JanaLaRosa@boisestate.edu

Responsible for project management of large-scale, multi-discipline Institutional level grants. Assists faculty in strategy, coordination, communication, writing and editing for grant proposals. Develops tools, technique, and process around proposal development best practice.


Samantha Lind, Office of Sponsored Programs, Shared Leadership, faculty/staff, studio portrait by Rogue HuitronSamantha Lind

Sponsored Projects Administrator
Phone: (208) 426-4821
Email: SamanthaLind@boisestate.edu

Provides fiscal support for awards; reviews and approves budget revisions and fiscal compliance requirements. Submits fiscal reports to sponsors, invoice and draw downs, and monitoring of expenditures and fund balances.


LundgrenMatt200x250Matt Lundgren

Associate Director, Office of Research Compliance
Phone: (208) 426-2345
Email: MattLundgren@boisestate.edu

Assists with compliance awareness and accountability involving human subjects, animal welfare, and biosafety. Supports and coordinates the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC).


LutkeJennifer200x250(2)Jennifer Lutke

Operations Manager, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-5733
Email: JenniferLutke@boisestate.edu

Manages post-award administration of sponsored projects. Responsible for day-to-day financial operations related to sponsored project activity, oversees the year end closeout process, is the point of contact for external auditors.


NewlandCorrie200x250Corrie Newland

Cost Accountant, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-1066
Email: CorrieNewland@boisestate.edu

Collects and reports financial data for the F&A rate development and negotiation, helps set up recharge centers related to research activity, and provides quality assurance oversight of financial transactions to ensure compliance with federal cost principles. Serves as a liaison to faculty, research staff and financial administrators to evaluate current procedures, develop new procedures, and conduct training.


Kimberly Page, OSP, faculty/staff, studio portrait, photo by Priscilla Grover

Kimberly Page

Manager of Pre-Award Services, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-3681
Email: KimberlyPage@boisestate.edu


RaybornAndrea200x250Andrea Rayborn

Senior Systems Analyst, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-5132
Email: AndreaRayborn@boisestate.edu


JaredRomero200x250Jared Romero

Assistant Director, Office of Research Compliance
Phone: (208) 426-5162
Email: JaredRomero@boisestate.edu

Responsible for the university’s Animal Care and Use Program. Supports and coordinates the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).


Jessie Roth, Office of Sponsored Programs, faculty/staff, studio portrait, portrait by Priscilla GroverJessie Roth

Coordinator, Pre-Award Services, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-4439
Email: jessieroth@boisestate.edu


Linda Ryalls, Office of Sponsored Programs,Linda Ryalls

Assistant Operations Manager, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-4458
Email: LindaRyalls@boisestate.edu


SevierDick200x250Dick Sevier

Coordinator, CAES Technical Assistance Program (C-TAP)
Phone: (208) 426-1022
Email: DickSevier@boisestate.edu

Point of contact for C-TAP, a program that engages Boise State’s technical and scientific resources to provide solutions to complex problems facing local and regional companies. For more information, go to ctap.boisestate.edu.


SmithMatt200x250Matt Smith

Associate Director, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-1425
Email: MattSmith2@boisestate.edu

Represents the interests of sponsored program administration on campus and to external sponsors, including policy development and administrative guidance to faculty and staff.


SmlaticDrana200x250Diana Smlatic

Sponsored Project Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-2854
Email: DianaSmlatic@boisestate.edu

Provides fiscal support for awards; reviews and approves budget revisions and fiscal compliance requirements. Submits fiscal reports to sponsors, invoice and draw downs, and monitoring of expenditures and fund balances.


Tonya Thomas, OSP, faculty/staff, studio portrait, photo by Priscilla Grover Tonya N. Thomas

Sponsored Programs Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-2953
Email: tonyathomas@boisestate.edu

Provides fiscal support for awards; reviews and approves budget revisions and fiscal compliance requirements. Submits fiscal reports to sponsors, invoice and draw downs, and monitoring of expenditures and fund balances.


BenVictor200x250Benjamin Victor

Artist in Residence and Professor of the Practice
Phone: (208) 426-2788 (studio); (208) 426-2787 (gallery)
Email: BenjaminVictor@boisestate.edu


WilsonFanny200x250Fanny Wilson

Assistant Contract Officer, Office of Sponsored Programs
Phone: (208) 426-4457
Email: FannyWilson@boisestate.edu

Reviews, interprets and negotiates agreement terms and conditions to ensure compliance with university, state and federal regulations; issues subrecipient agreements and negotiates terms and conditions with subrecipients.


FrancineWinkle200x250Francine Winkle

IRB Coordinator, Office of Research Compliance
Phone: (208) 426-5871
Email: FrancineWinkle@boisestate.edu


Sandi Yorita, Office of Sponsored Programs, faculty/staff, studio portrait by Priscilla GroverSandi Yorita

Administrator, Office of Sponsored Projects
Phone: (208) 426-1574
Email: SandraYorita@boisestate.edu

Provides fiscal support for awards; reviews and approves budget revisions and fiscal compliance requirements. Submits fiscal reports to sponsors, invoice and draw downs, and monitoring of expenditures and fund balances.


Division of Research and Economic Development Office
1910 University Drive, Administration Building, Suite 214, Boise, Idaho 83725-1135
Telephone: (208) 426-5732
Fax: (208) 426-1048

Office of Technology Transfer
1910 University Drive, Albertsons Library Rm. 153, Boise, Idaho 83725-1135
Telephone: (208) 426-5758

Office of Sponsored Programs
Yanke Family Research Park, Second Floor, 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd, Boise, ID 83706
Telephone: (208) 426-1791 or (208) 426-2953
Fax: (208) 426-1048

Office of Research Compliance
1910 University Drive, Riverfront Hall Ste. 311, Boise, Idaho 83725-1138
Telephone: (208) 426-5401
Fax: (208) 426-2055