Research Administration & Grant Management

Directors

Research Director
Leslie Kennedy
l-kenn@umn.edu
(612) 624-0164
168 VCRC

Clinical Research Director
Sarah Eischen
bengt008@umn.edu
(612) 625-8440
164 VCRC

Research Grant Administrators

Administrator Assigned to Division, Institute and/or Hospital 

Lauri Anderson
ander607@umn.edu
(612) 625-0602
LRB/MTRF

  • Stem Cell Institute

Octavian Cornea
corne018@umn.edu
(612) 626-2515
171-7 VCRC

  • Hematology, Oncology & Transplantation

Wendy Diedrich
diedr006@umn.edu
(612) 626-4692
171-9 VCRC

  • General Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
  • Renal Diseases & Hypertension

Natalie Dinki
dinki009@umn.edu
(612) 625-6970
171-14 VCRC

  • Cardiovascular
Monica Farah
fara0032@umn.edu
(612) 626-0620
171-5 VCRC
  • Center for Infectious Diseases & Microbiology Translational Research
  • Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Stephanie Krischuk
krischuk@umn.edu
(612) 625-1155
2-144 WMBB

  • Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases

Helen Ofstad
ofsta001@umn.edu
(612) 467-2806
MVAHCS

  • Minneapolis VA Health Care System

FY2020 Fringe Benefit Rates

FY20 Fringe Benefit Rates

  • Academic – 36.0%
  • Civil Service – 29.5%
  • Post Doc with UPlan Health – 24.3%
  • Graduate with GA Health – 16.1% + $20.50/hr
  • Trades/Partial Benefits – 8.2%

 

General Information

P: (612) 624-0164
F: (612) 626-3107

Mailing Address
Research Grants Administration
Department of Medicine
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 194
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Physical Address 
Research Grants Administration
Department of Medicine
401 East River Parkway
VCRC Suite 131
Minneapolis MN 55455

Finance Manager

FINANCE MANAGER

 

Kris Meyer
meyer149@umn.edu
(612) 626-0927
175 VCRC

Grant Coordinators by Division

Cardiovascular
Natalie Dinki | (612) 625-6970

Center for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Translational Research
Monica Farah | (612) 626-0620

Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Monica Farah | (612) 626-0620

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Monica Farah | (612) 626-0620

General Internal Medicine
Wendy Diedrich | (612) 626-4692

Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation
Octavian Cornea | (612) 626-2515

Minneapolis VA Health Care System
Helen Ofstad | (612) 467-2806

Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Wendy Diedrich | (612) 626-4692

Renal Diseases and Hypertension
Wendy Diedrich | (612) 626-4692

Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases
Stephanie Krischuk | (612) 625-1155

Stem Cell
Lauri Anderson | (612) 625-0602

 

Research Compliance & Training Opportunities

Training Opportunities for Faculty & Staff