The Research Development Services team supports Cornell's research community with:

  •  Proposal Development activities to increase competitiveness for strategic, multidisciplinary funding opportunities.
  • Specialized training including workshops for early-career faculty and agency-specific training such as NSF Career, DOD, NSF, NIH, and USDA.
  • Team science by cultivating and promoting multi-disciplinary team approaches, and fostering collaboration among diverse faculty. 
  • Early-career faculty advancement by offering one-to-one sessions to discuss strategic research planning and identify and connect new faculty to other Cornell career development resources. Click here to book your session! 
  • Strategic faculty positioning with federal agencies by facilitating program officer introductions and providing relationship management support. 
  • Evaluation expertise in partnership with evaluation consultants. RD can provide a list of evaluations who can work with faculty on proposals requiring evaluation components.
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Book 30 minutes with the central Research Development team to discuss funders and proposal development strategies, identify funding opportunities and potential collaborators, and learn more about building community partnerships for your education and outreach goals. **CALS faculty, please contact Josephine Martell to schedule a consultation @ jem522@cornell.edu.

**New Faculty** check out our Concierge Orientation presentation! 

 

In the Office of Sponsored Programs

    In the College of Agriculture & Life Sciences

 

Carmel Lee
Director of Research Development
Office of Sponsored Programs
373 Pine Tree Road / Ithaca NY 14850
T: 607-255-8364 
E: cll229@cornell.edu

    Josephine Martell
    Director of Research Development
    College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
    B05 Bruckner Hall / Ithaca NY 14850
    T: 607-255-8835 
    E: jem522@cornell.edu

 

Tiffany Fleming
Research Impacts & Partnerships Manager
Office of Sponsored Programs
373 Pine Tree Road / Ithaca NY 14850
T: 607-254-2327
E: tcf7@cornell.edu

 

 

Gayle Fagan
Program Manager
Office of Sponsored Programs
373 Pine Tree Road / Ithaca NY 14850
T: 607-255-6841
E: gcf37@cornell.edu

 

 

Liz Diaz
Research Development Specialist, Limited Submissions Manager
Office of Sponsored Programs
373 Pine Tree Road / Ithaca NY 14850
T: 607-254-2327
E: emd239@cornell.edu

 

 

An initiative launched in 2016 by the Office of Vice President for Research and Innovation (OVPRI) and the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP), Research Development Services (RD) was established to provide dedicated services to help faculty pursue large, collaborative, team science-focused awards. RD catalyzes capacity-building activities, research collaboration, diversity, and pipeline growth, which complements the administrative management of proposals by grant administrators.

Research Development Collaboration

 

News

csdfResearch Development has started a YouTube channel! Follow us for informational webinars, fun videos, and other important resources to help you submit a successful proposal. 

 

Email usTo discuss your research development needs or to inquire about our services, please email us at Research Development at Cornell University
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