The Research Office

Wilson Hall
371 Wilson Boulevard
Rochester, Michigan 48309-4486
(location map)
(248) 370-2762
(248) 370-4111
research@oakland.edu

Contact Us

Contact Us

The Research Office is dedicated to the highest level of timely service to researchers, administrators, external sponsors and support staff. To contact someone in our office, locate the general area of interest and contact the responsible Research Office official. If you need additional assistance with determining who to contact, call the general office number (248) 370-2762 or (248) 370-4111, email research@oakland.edu or fax (248) 370-2973 and someone will respond to your inquiry. 


David A. Stone, Ph.D., Chief Research Officerdstone@oakland.edu 
Caity Conley, Administrative Support - conley@oakland.edu (248) 370-2762

Internal Awards & General Business

Shamon Murdock, Business Manager –  smurdock@oakland.edu  (248) 370-2557

Susan Willner, Program Coordinator – willner@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4111

Research Development

Michael Spires, Research Development Officer (Sciences, Social and Health Sciences, Arts and Humanities) - mspires@oakland.edu  (248) 370-2207

Lori Simoes, Research Development Officer (Engineering) - lorisimoes@oakland.edu (248) 370-2778

Leanne DeVreugd, Program Coordinator - ldevreug@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4516

Grant and Contract Support

Andrea Buford, Director of Sponsored Programs - abuford@oakland.edu (248) 370-3789

Bonnie Kwit, Grant and Contract Officer – kwit@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4116

Ying Zhang, Grant and Contract Officer – yingzhang@oakland.edu   (248) 370-4110 

Adeline Gonzales, Grant and Contract Officer – gonzales@oakland.edu   (248) 370-2753

Regulatory Support

Rebecca Sandborg, Ph.D., Director of Research Integritysandborg@oakland.edu (248) 370-2708

Judette Haddad, Ph.D., Regulatory Compliance Coordinator - haddad@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4898

Katherine Wydeven, Regulatory Compliance Specialist - kwydeven@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4306

Mobilization Zone/Technology Transfer

Michael Long, Ph.D., Executive Director - mwlong@oakland.edu  (248) 370-2552

Biomedical Research Support Facility (BRSF)

Janet Schofding, Animal Research Facility Manager – schofdin@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4440

Cliff Snitgen, BRSF Coordinator – snitgen@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4441

Barbara Barber, Research Laboratory Veterinary Technician – babarber@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4441

Mary Miceli, Research Laboratory Veterinary Technician – miceli@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4441

Amber Spencer, Research Laboratory Veterinary Technican  arspencer@oakland.edu  (248) 370-4441

Susan Zaetsch, Research Laboratory Veterinary Technician - zaetsch@oakland.edu (248) 370-4441