Senior Leadership Team


Lead by Vice President Dr. Robert Nobles, this executive team works together closely to provide strategic guidance and thought leadership for Research Administration.

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Robert Nobles

Robert Nobles, DrPH, MPH, CIP

Vice President for Research Administration at Emory University

Stephanie Dennis

Stephanie Dennis

Executive Administrative Assistant

Office of Research Administration

Office for Clinical Research

Robin Ginn

Robin Ginn

Assistant Vice President, Research Administration Executive Director, OCR

Environmental Health Safety Office

Scott Thomaston

Scott Thomaston

Assistant Vice President, Environmental Health Safety Office

Institutional Review Board

Rebecca Rousselle

Rebecca Rousselle

Assistant Vice President for the Human Research Protection Program

Research Administration – IT

Wil Brown

Wil Brown

Director, Research Administration IT Operations

Research Administration Services

Tonya Jenkins

Tonya Jenkins

Associate Vice President, Research Administration Services

Research Compliance and Regulatory Affairs

Deepika Bhatia

Deepika Bhatia

Associate Vice President for Research Compliance and Regulatory Affairs

Research Grants and Contracts

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Jumionne Tiako

Interim Executive Director

Research Grants and Contracts

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Brian Miller

Interim Executive Director

Office of Sponsored Programs

Holly Sommers

Holly Sommers

Assistant Vice President, Research Administration Director, Office of Sponsored Programs

Strategic Operations and Training

Lisa Wilson

Lisa Wilson

Senior Director, Strategic Operations and Training

Strategic Operations and Training

Inger Garnett

Inger Garnett

Director of Strategic Operations (Dragon Team)

Office of Technology Transfer

Todd Sherer

Todd Sherer

Associate Vice President for Research Executive Director, Office of Technology Transfer

Senior Vice President for Research (SVPR)

Research Business Operations

Melanie Lawrence

Melanie Lawrence

Assistant Vice President and Chief Business Officer, Research

SVPR

Kimberly Eck

Kimberly Eck

Associate Vice President, Research

Research Business Operations

Maria Mendez

Maria Mendez

Division Director, Human Resources and Operations

SVPR

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Kelly Moore

Director, Training Grant Support Office

SVPR

Clara Riddick

Clara Riddick

Chief of Staff, Research

Research Business Operations

Alex Wagner

Alex Wagner

Director, Research Data Analytics