The Notre Dame Research Project Management Team (RPM) is focused on delivering sophisticated and concierge level service to the Notre Dame research community. Working in collaboration with the units of the Notre Dame Research Administration and Compliance, our team of research project managers assist faculty and other stakeholders with the complex management and oversight of research and research-related endeavors. The RPM team can help faculty and others to navigate tasks in the research administration lifecycle. Collectively, the RPM team has significant Notre Dame and Research Administration experience, and we use this expertise to deliver customized, high-impact service to support the continued growth of Notre Dame’s research enterprise.

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Please complete the RPM Inquiry Form link below and an RPM representative will follow up with you to schedule an introduction and feasibility discussion.

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Meet the Team

  1. Emily Case

    Research Project Manager

  2. Katie Cybulski

    Research Project Manager

  3. Melanie E. DeFord

    Assistant Vice President for Research

  4. Kathy Knoll

    Research Project Manager

  5. Cheryl Lee

    Research Project Program Manager

  6. Nicole Quartiero

    Research Project Management Director

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    Kelly Sauerwein

    Research Project Manager

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