Ed Ackerley

Senior Pre-Award Program Manager

Senior Pre-Award Program Manager
+1 574-631-5488
143 Galvin Life Science Center/Freimann Life Science Center


Ed Ackerley joined Notre Dame Research in 2010 and is a Pre-Award Program Manager. In this role, he assists faculty and other principal investigators in the College of Science with grant applications and other pre-award activities. Ed came to the University of Notre Dame from Saint Mary’s College, where he served as Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations. Additionally, he has experience in development, fundraising, and grant writing through previous positions at Knox College and Roosevelt University. 

Units Served

  • Biological Sciences
  • Boler-Parseghian Center for Rare and Neglected Diseases
  • Center for Aquatic Conservation
  • Center for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
  • Center for Zebrafish Research
  • Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  • College of Science
  • Environmental Change Initiative (ECI)
  • Freimann Life Science Center
  • Haiti Program
  • Harper Cancer Research Institute
  • Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI)
  • Robinson Community Learning Center
  • University of Notre Dame Environmental Research Center (UNDERC)
  • W.M. Keck Center for Transgene Research