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Located at 202 Samford Hall (campus) and Research & Innovation Ctr., 540 Devall Dr. Ste. 200, Auburn AL 36832
Picture Name Title Email Phone
James Weyhenmeyer, PhD
James Weyhenmeyer, PhD Vice President for Research & Economic Development jweyhenmeyer@auburn.edu (334) 844-4784
Thina Biblis
Thina Biblis Assistant to the VPRED teb0019@auburn.edu (334) 844-5948
Steve Pelham
Steve Pelham Associate Vice President for Economic Development Steve.Pelham@auburn.edu (334) 844-5264
Giovana Brannan
Giovana Brannan Business Manager & Executive Assistant to the VPRED brannsg@auburn.edu (334) 844-4784
Brandy Evans
Brandy Evans Assistant to the Business Manager brr0004@auburn.edu (334) 844-5935
Jonathan Cullum, MA
Jonathan Cullum, MA Manager, Communications & Marketing jonathan.cullum@auburn.edu (334) 844-4784
Located at 208 M. White Smith Hall / 334.844.4847
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Larry Hankins
Larry Hankins Director larry.hankins@auburn.edu (334) 844-4847
Gina Bailey
Gina Bailey Assistant Director bailerh@auburn.edu (334) 844-4847
Bill Pearce
Bill Pearce Accounting Manager (fund creates) pearcwg@auburn.edu (334) 844-6193
Vacant
Vacant Accounting Manager (federal and college & university sponsors) larry.hankins@auburn.edu (334) 844-6190
Kellie Wilson
Kellie Wilson Accounting Manager (state, corporate, and other sponsors) wilsokm@auburn.edu (334) 844-6246
Bobbie Lolwing
Bobbie Lolwing Accountant III (fund creates) bjl0032@auburn.edu (334) 844-6188
Konnie Pace
Konnie Pace Accounting Manager (federal and college & university sponsors) kdp0038@auburn.edu (334) 844-6184
Melissa Mapp
Melissa Mapp Accountant III (federal and college & university sponsors) mappmel@auburn.edu (334) 844-6191
Lisa Stone
Lisa Stone Accountant II (state, corporate, and other sponsors) lhs0016@auburn.edu (334) 844-6189
Andrea Singleton
Andrea Singleton Accountant II (state, corporate, and other sponsors) ads0005@auburn.edu (334) 844-6187
Vacant
Vacant Accountant I (state, corporate, and other sponsors) larry.hankins@auburn.edu (334) 844-6144
Melissa Martin
Melissa Martin Accountant III - Part Time (state, corporate, and other sponsors) martimm@auburn.edu (334) 844-6192
Vacant
Vacant Coordinator II (effort certification / salary wage transfers) larry.hankins@auburn.edu (334) 844-6183
Vacant
Vacant Financial Assistant II (duplicate vouchers / report distribution) larry.hankins@auburn.edu (334) 844-6194
Vacant
Vacant Financial Assistant II (accounts receivable / duplicate vouchers / new fund notifications) larry.hankins@auburn.edu (334) 844-4847
Located at Research & Innovation Ctr., 540 Devall Dr. Ste. 200, Auburn AL 36832
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Martha M. Taylor
Martha M. Taylor Assistant Vice President for Research taylomm@auburn.edu (334) 844-4438
Gwen Epling
Gwen Epling ERA Administrator eplingw@auburn.edu (334) 844-4438
Linda Kerr
Linda Kerr Administrative Support Assistant II kerrlin@auburn.edu (334) 844-7110
Cathy Resa
Cathy Resa Administrative Support Specialist II cdr0026@auburn.edu (334) 844-8197
Tammy Williams
Tammy Williams Administrative Support Specialist II tgw0003@auburn.edu (334) 844-8757
Located at Research & Innovation Ctr., 540 Devall Dr. Ste. 200, Auburn AL 36832
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Tony Ventimiglia
Tony Ventimiglia Assistant Vice President for Research Administration ventiaf@auburn.edu (334) 844-5954
Robert Holm, PhD
Robert Holm, PhD Associate Director, Proposal Services & Faculty Support rzh0021@auburn.edu (334) 844-5877
Christine Cline
Christine Cline Proposal Services Administrator III clc0165@auburn.edu (334) 844-5929
Vacant
Vacant Proposal Services Administrator II rzh0021@auburn.edu (334) 844-7910
Located at Research & Innovation Ctr., 540 Devall Dr. Ste. 200, Auburn AL 36832 / (334) 844-5966
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Niki L. Johnson, JD, MBA, CIM
Niki L. Johnson, JD, MBA, CIM Director, Office of Research Compliance johnsnl@auburn.edu (334) 844-5966
Milly Tye
Milly Tye Associate Director, Research Integrity & Compliance milly@auburn.edu (334) 844-8601
Andrea Loewen, MBA, CMAR
Andrea Loewen, MBA, CMAR Assistant Director, Research Compliance Animal Care and Use Program anl0054@auburn.edu (334) 844-5993
Sally Blake Headley, CIP
Sally Blake Headley, CIP Manager, Research Compliance Human Research Protection Program irbadmin@auburn.edu (334) 844-5966
Jane K King
Jane K King IRB Administrator jkk0013@auburn.edu (334) 844-5966
Vacant
Vacant IRB Administrative Support Specialist jrobinson@auburn.edu (334) 844-5938
Michael D. Roberts, PhD
Michael D. Roberts, PhD IBC Chairperson mdr0024@auburn.edu (334) 844-1925
Valerie Morns-Riggins
Valerie Morns-Riggins IBC Administrator mornsvv@auburn.edu (334) 844-5909
Deepika Suresh
Deepika Suresh Biosafety Officer dzs0023@auburn.edu (334) 750-8040
Jennifer Robinson, Ph.D.
Jennifer Robinson, Ph.D. IRB Chairperson jrobinson@auburn.edu (334) 844-6508
Terry Brandebourg, PhD
Terry Brandebourg, PhD IACUC Chairperson tdb0006@auburn.edu (334) 844-1521
Laura Cauthen
Laura Cauthen IACUC Administrator ldc0020@auburn.edu (334) 844-5978
Located at 2556 Woltosz Engineering Research Lab (mailing address: 1418 Wiggins Hall)
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Tony Novara
Tony Novara Chief Research Security Officer tan0005@auburn.edu (334) 844-5041
Dan Emmett
Dan Emmett Manager dje0003@auburn.edu (334) 844-5058
Allan Farmer
Allan Farmer Information System Security Manager gaf0009@auburn.edu (334) 750-6182
Michael Massey
Michael Massey Specialist, Export Control msm0098@auburn.edu (334) 844-5962
Mikenna Babbs
Mikenna Babbs Specialist, Research Security Programs mlb0113@auburn.edu (334) 844-5058
Kevin Briggins
Kevin Briggins CUI Manager kjb0076@auburn.edu (334) 844-0266
Andrew Caldwell
Andrew Caldwell Research Cybersecurity Manager alc0021@auburn.edu (334) 844-4000
Jeremy Jarrell
Jeremy Jarrell Facility Security Officer jaj0102@auburn.edu (334) 750-4497
Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander Cybersecurity Eng-Research jra0048@auburn.edu (334) 844-5962
Stephanie Kessler
Stephanie Kessler Cybersecurity Eng-ISSO sam0232@auburn.edu (334) 844-5962
Located at Research & Innovation Ctr., 540 Devall Dr. Ste. 200, Auburn AL 36832 / 334.844.4438
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Tony Ventimiglia
Tony Ventimiglia Assistant Vice President for Research Administration ventiaf@auburn.edu (334) 844-5954
Gene Taylor
Gene Taylor Director taylol2@auburn.edu (334) 844-5956
Darren May, JD
Darren May, JD Associate Director maydarr@auburn.edu (334) 844-7909
Diane Anderson
Diane Anderson Contract Administrator III andersd@auburn.edu (334) 844-5931
Carol Baker
Carol Baker Contract Administrator III csb0059@auburn.edu (334) 844-8569
Vacant
Vacant Contract Administrator I ospadmn@auburn.edu (334) 844-5957
Kim Ford
Kim Ford Contract Administrator II kbf0006@auburn.edu (334) 844-5955
Ginger Phillabaum, MRA
Ginger Phillabaum, MRA Contract Administrator III phillgp@auburn.edu (334) 844-8561
Lowrey Renfroe
Lowrey Renfroe Contract Administrator I lsrenfroe@auburn.edu (334) 844-4429
Hogan Ricks, JD
Hogan Ricks, JD Contract Administrator I hcr0022@auburn.edu (334) 844-7854
Located at 570 Devall Drive, Suite 101, Auburn, AL 36832 / (334) 844-7480
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Bill Dean
Bill Dean Executive Director, External Engagement & Support wmd0014@auburn.edu (334) 844-6140
Leslie Chapman
Leslie Chapman Assistant Director for Strategic Initiatives and Business Operations parsola@auburn.edu (334) 844-6147
Cathy Baker
Cathy Baker Administrative Support Assistant II cmb0167@auburn.edu (334) 844-7480
Lori Bugg
Lori Bugg Business Manager, Auburn Research and Technology Foundation loribugg@auburn.edu (334) 844-7464
Madelaine Duggan
Madelaine Duggan Executive Support Specialist II mld0033@auburn.edu (334) 844-7491
Troy (Phil) Dunlap
Troy (Phil) Dunlap Assistant Director, Auburn Research and Technology Foundation tpdunlap@auburn.edu (334) 844-7462
Melanie Wright
Melanie Wright Director, Accounting and Financial Operations, Auburn Research and Technology Foundation mbw0072@auburn.edu (334) 844-6537
Located at 345 Voyager Way NW, Huntsville, Alabama 35806
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Rodney Robertson
Rodney Robertson Executive Director, Huntsville Research Center rlrobert@auburn.edu (256) 425-1196
Robert Dowling
Robert Dowling Director of Research Development, AUHRC robert.dowling@auburn.edu (256) 658-5058
Melanie Baker
Melanie Baker Director of Army & Missile Defense Programs melanie.h.baker@auburn.edu (256) 653-6316
Vicki Kretzschmar
Vicki Kretzschmar Business Manager vrk0002@auburn.edu (256) 656-0515
Morgan Stashick Martin
Morgan Stashick Martin Marketing & Communications Manager morganmartin@auburn.edu (678) 977-4427
Located at 570 Devall Drive, Suite 102, Auburn, AL 36832 | (334) 844-4977
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Jan Dowdle Thornton, JD, MBA, CLP
Jan Dowdle Thornton, JD, MBA, CLP Executive Director jthornton@auburn.edu (334) 844-4977
Cary Chandler
Cary Chandler Director, Business Development and Startups carychandler@auburn.edu (334) 844-7441
Brian Wright, PhD, RTTP, CLP
Brian Wright, PhD, RTTP, CLP Director, Commercialization wrighb3@auburn.edu (334) 844-7962
Vacant
Vacant Director, Contracts iac@auburn.edu 334-844-4977
Troy Brady, PhD, CLP
Troy Brady, PhD, CLP Licensing Officer III, Life Sciences tlb0035@auburn.edu (334) 844-0878
Vacant
Vacant Licensing Officer III, Physical Sciences iac@auburn.edu (334) 844-7964
Vacant
Vacant Senior Industry Negotiator iac@auburn.edu (334) 844-4977
Vacant
Vacant Manager, Business & Financial Operations iac@auburn.edu (334) 844-7963
Misty Schwieker
Misty Schwieker Administrator, Patents brown53@auburn.edu (334) 844-7972
Angela Torbert-Motley
Angela Torbert-Motley Administrator, Technology Transfer amt0054@auburn.edu (334) 844-4977
Melanie Baker
Melanie Baker Administrator, Government Compliance mab0166@auburn.edu (334) 844-7933
Brandon Clements
Brandon Clements page master bgc0003@auburn.edu (334) 695-0291
Isaac Wiess
Isaac Wiess page creator icw0001@auburn.edu (334) 695-0291
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Lorenzo Cremaschi, PhD
Lorenzo Cremaschi, PhD Director of Undergraduate Research undgres@auburn.edu (334) 844-3302
Picture Name Title Email Phone
Patricia E. Rynders, DVM, MS
Patricia E. Rynders, DVM, MS University Veterinarian ryndepe@auburn.edu (334) 321-7842
Vacant
Vacant Administrative Support Assistant II universityveterinarian@auburn.edu (334) 844-4622
Tim Knox
Tim Knox Manager, Biological Research Facility knoxtim@auburn.edu (334) 844-4622
Vacant
Vacant Animal Technician ryndepe@auburn.edu (334) 844-4622
Richard Vaughn
Richard Vaughn Animal Technician vaughri@auburn.edu (334) 844-4622
James Brendemuehl
James Brendemuehl Program Attending Veterinarian jpb0036@auburn.edu (334) 844-5667
Hayley Pritchard
Hayley Pritchard Veterinary Technician Specialist I had0002@auburn.edu (334) 844-5667