Staff and Responsibilities
Senior Vice Provost for Research
Robert A. Buhrman, Senior Vice Provost for Research
Oversight and advocacy for the research enterprise at Cornell.
Senior Associate Vice Provost for Research
Andrew H. Bass, Senior Associate Vice Provost for Research
Advance faculty research initiatives, promote interdisciplinary and intercampus programs.
Office of the Vice Provost for Research Staff
Michael A. Barbato, Director of Finance and Budget
Responsible for financial planning, strategy, analysis, reporting, annual budget for the Research Division. Manages daily fiscal operations; ensures policy compliance; directs Financial Support Services (FSS).
Cathy Long, Associate Vice President for Research Administration
Chief administrative officer for the research centers and offices reporting to the Research Division.
Deborah Shigley, Director of Human Resources
Manages human resources for the Research Division (RDHR); facilitates employee relations issues and provides training.
Kelly Strickland, Executive Staff Assistant
Provides wide range of administrative support, including calendaring for the Senior Vice Provost for Research and the Vice Provost for Research Administration, account management, and events coordination.
Tina Snead, Director of Research Communications
Financial Support Services
Donna Jenney, Group Leader
Caryn Lemmon, Senior Transaction Specialist
Elaine Knapp, Transaction Specialist
Charyl Millspaugh, Transaction Specialist
Research Division Human Resources
Jamie Washburn, HR Assistant Director
Research Division Directors
Philippe Baneux, Director
Center for Animal Resources and Education
Zachary Jacques, Director
Research Administration Information Services
Mary-Margaret Klempa, Director
Office of Sponsored Programs
Alice Li, Executive Director
Center for Technology Licensing (CTL)
Amita Verma, Director
Office of Research Integrity and Assurance
Office of the Vice Provost
222 Day Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853