The MU Research Development Network (RDN) includes MU professionals who:

  • Identify funding opportunities.
  • Provide grant and contract proposal development.
  • Manage research projects.

The RDN meets monthly to share resources and information and to foster interdisciplinary collaborations across campus. Contact your RDN representative for more information or for assistance developing your project.

Advancement, Foundation RelationsDonna Van
Bond Life Sciences CenterSteve
Bond Life Sciences CenterCallie
Bond Life Sciences CenterJulia
College of Agriculture, Food & Natural ResourcesAngela
College of Agriculture, Food & Natural ResourcesSheryl
College of Arts & ScienceKate
College of Arts & ScienceSara
College of Education & Human DevelopmentLori
College of Education & Human DevelopmentJoann
College of Education & Human DevelopmentMeredith
College of Education & Human DevelopmentMary
College of EngineeringShelley
College of Health SciencesMary
College of Health SciencesAndrea
College of Veterinary MedicineSherri
Ellis Fischel Cancer CenterDivya
Graduate SchoolElizabeth (Liz) Bent, Vice
Missouri Prevention Science InstituteJudy
MU ExtensionAlysha
MU Ag ExtensionFlor
NextGen Precision HealthCharlene Emerson,
NextGen Precision HealthOlivia
NextGen Precision HealthHolly
Professional Development, Division of ResearchAmanda
Professional Development, Division of ResearchChristie
School of JournalismAlysia
School of MedicineAdelina
School of MedicineLaura
School of Medicine, Department of MedicineJamie
School of Medicine, Department of SurgeryNancy
School of Medicine, Office of Medical ResearchMartha
School of NursingCynthia
As part of the RDN, the Strategic Proposal Development Service (SPDS) provides supplementary and complementary support for large, complex and strategically important grants. Priority funding agencies include the Department of Defense, the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation. Call 573-882-2270 or email a team member below.
Sr. Grants and Contracts SpecialistDebbie
Proposal ManagerKimberly
Proposal Development LeadMegan
Sr. Grants and Contracts SpecialistZachary
Proposal IllustratorSamantha
Director, SPDSSarah
Proposal Development LeadJeni
Proposal ManagerAbigayle
Proposal Development LeadJulie
Proposal ManagerGabrielle


Contact Us

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Email: Phone: 573-882-7560