DSP Staff Directory

DSP Contacts for Grants

Sponsor: Federal Agency

Primary Contact(s)

Secondary Contact

NIH Paul Below
Lynn Hudachek
Linda Meyer
NIH Progress Reports
(RPPR or paper)

John Massa

Erin Brothers
Linda Meyer

NSF Paul Below
Linda Meyer
Lynn Hudachek
Other HHS & PHS agencies (New and Progress reports)  (AHRQ, CDC, FDA, HRSA,  SAMHSA, etc.) John Massa Paul Below
Lynn Hudachek
Linda Meyer
CMS Paul Below Mary Blackwood
DOD,  NASA Lynn Hudachek

Linda Meyer
Erin Brothers

DOEd Mary Blackwood Paul Below
DOE Linda Meyer

Erin Brothers

DOJ, EPA, USDA, DOT, DOL, other misc. federal agencies not listed here

Erin Brothers

Paul Below
Lynn Hudachek

DOS, USAID Mary Blackwood Tracy Titus


Mary Blackwood Tracy Titus


Sponsor: Private Organizations

Primary Contact(s)

Secondary Contact

AHA Mary Blackwood
Tracy Titus
Lynn Hudachek
Linda Meyer
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Mary Blackwood
Tracy Titus
Linda Meyer
Carver Charitable Trust Mary Blackwood
Tracy Titus
Linda Meyer
proposalCENTRAL Sponsors
(e.g., ACS, ALA, CFF, Komen, etc.)
Mary Blackwood
Tracy Titus
Linda Meyer
March of Dimes Mary Blackwood
Tracy Titus
Linda Meyer
Misc. Voluntary Health Organizations Mary Blackwood
Tracy Titus
Linda Meyer
PCORI (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Mary Blackwood
Tracy Titus
Linda Meyer
Private Foundations Mary Blackwood
Tracy Titus
Linda Meyer

DSP Contacts for Agreements/Contracts

“Check back for new information.  DSP will complete the blanks in the table below as we complete our staffing.  Meanwhile, if you have questions please contact dsp-contracts@uiowa.edu, wendy-beaver@uiowa.edu, or call 335-2123 for assistance.   Thank you.”


Primary Contact

Secondary Contact

Clinical Trials
All UI Colleges/Departments

Linda Jones
Loren LeClair
Diana Boeglin
Jessica Boyle
Erin Brothers
Caitlin Flaherty

  All Other Agreements
College of Business   Melissa Shriver
College of Dentistry   Melissa Shriver
College of Education   Kathie Gonzales
College of Engineering
(includes CCAD, NADS & IIHR)
Collin Davis Kathie Gonzales
College of Law Jessica Boyle Melissa Shriver
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(all departments except Physics)
Caitlin Flaherty Melissa Shriver
Physics Loren LeClair Melissa Shriver
College of Medicine    
Anatomy & Cell Biology   Kathie Gonzales
Anesthesia Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Biochemistry Caitlin Flaherty Kathie Gonzales
Cancer Center Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Cardiothoracic Surgery Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Center on Aging Caitlin Flaherty Kathie Gonzales
Dermatology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Emergency Medicine   Kathie Gonzales
Family Medicine Caitlin Flaherty Kathie Gonzales
Institute for Clinical and Translational Science Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Internal Medicine Caitlin Flaherty
Melissa Shriver
Microbiology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics Caitlin Flaherty Kathie Gonzales
Neurology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Neurosurgery Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Obstetrics & Gynecology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Ophthalmology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Orthopaedics Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Otolaryngology   Kathie Gonzales
Pathology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Pediatrics Erin Brothers Kathie Gonzales
Pharmacology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Physical Therapy Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Psychiatry Caitlin Flaherty Kathie Gonzales
Radiation Oncology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Radiology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Surgery Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Urology Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
College of Nursing Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
College of Pharmacy Jessica Boyle Melissa Shriver
College of Public Health Diana Boeglin Melissa Shriver
Graduate College   Melissa Shriver
Other Administrative Units    
Broadcasting Services   Kathie Gonzales
CBB (Center for Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing   Kathie Gonzales
CDD (Center for Disabilities and Development) Caitlin Flaherty Kathie Gonzales
CGRER (Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research) Caitlin Flaherty Kathie Gonzales
Hancher Auditorium Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
State Hygienic Laboratory Loren LeClair Kathie Gonzales
Iowa Consortium for Substance Abuse Caitlin Flaherty Kathie Gonzales
Iowa Health & Disability Resource Center   Kathie Gonzales
International Programs Jessica Boyle Kathie Gonzales
Office of State Archaeologist Collin Davis Melissa Shriver
Public Policy Center Diana Boeglin Kathie Gonzales
RVAP Erin Brothers Mary Blackwood
Student Services Caitlin Flaherty Kathie Gonzales
UI Libraries   Kathie Gonzales

All DSP Staff

DSP Staff

Wendy Beaver Sr. Associate Director 335-2122
Paul Below Sr. Sponsored Research Spec 335-2109
Mary Blackwood Sponsored Research Specialist 335-3968
Diana Boeglin Sponsored Research Specialist 335-9580
Jessica Boyle Sponsored Research Specialist 335-3203
Erin Brothers Sponsored Research Specialist 384-1930
Dylan Campbell Admin Services Coordinator 335-2176
Pat Cone-Fisher Compliance Specialist 335-3582
Nathan Cook Data Analyst 335 2127
Carrie Damon Sponsored Research Coordinator 335-0452
Collin Davis Sponsored Research Specialist 335-2428
Caitlin Flaherty Sponsored Research Specialist 335-2158
Kathie Gonzales Sponsored Research Specialist 384-1289
Lynn Hudachek Sr. Sponsored Research Spec 335-3540
Linda Jones Sponsored Research Specialist 353-5800
Jennifer Lassner Assistant Vice President for Research 335-2123
Loren LeClair Sponsored Research Specialist 335-2120
John Massa Sr. Sponsored Research Spec 335-2108
Brittany Murdock Admin Services Coordinator 335-9575
Linda Meyer Sr. Sponsored Research Spec 335-2129
Dave Myers Research Support Specialist 335-3709
Edie Pierce-Thomas Admin Services Coordinator 335-2112
Melissa Shriver Sponsored Research Coordinator 335-2110
Oliva Smith Research Support Specialist 335-3708
Tracy Titus Sponsored Research Coordinator 335-3202
Kelcey Fabianski Office Assistant 335-2123
Javon Stovall Office Assistant 335-2024
Dan Sullivan Student Budget Reviewer 335-2125