Enhance your leadership skills with an advanced degree or certificate in research administration from the University of Central Florida. This fast-growing, dynamic field offers a variety of positions within colleges and universities, hospitals, nonprofits and government agencies.

Research administrators optimize an organization’s research goals by seeking funding opportunities, writing grants, reviewing proposals, negotiating contracts, managing budgets and ensuring compliance with regulations and protocols.

What to expect with a research administration degree.

Faculty

Daniel Seigler, Ph.D.

Lecturer and Internship Director

Public Administration

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Angela White-Jones, Ph.D.

Lecturer and Research Administration Academic Program Coordinator

Research Administration

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Adjunct Faculty

Douglas Backman, M.S.

Adjunct

Public Administration

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Kimberley Cole, Ph.D.

Adjunct

Public Administration

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Keith Engh, MSA, MBA, CPA

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Public Administration

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Thomas O’Neal, Ph.D.

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Public Administration

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Jennifer Shambrook, Ph.D.

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Public Administration

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Jo Smith, Ph.D.

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Public Administration

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