Kelly Sauerwein

Research Project Program Manager

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Kelly Sauerwein recently joined Notre Dame Research as a Research Project Manager. Kelly began her career in research while in graduate school at the University of Pittsburgh. She holds a B.S. in Biology and a M.S. in Exercise Physiology, with a focus in clinical research. Her career spans from working with human subjects, developing consent forms, working with IRBs, as well as post-market surveillance and grants management. Prior to joining Notre Dame Research, Kelly served as Senior Grants Manager for a small educational non-profit in Colorado, Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology. Here, she oversaw the federal grant portfolio and was the primary point of contact with Program Officers and Grants Specialists at the NIH. She also worked with scientists from across the globe on grant submissions, as well as with other funders, such as Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Burroughs Wellcome Fund.