CSCE Staff

Robert P. Smart, Ph.D.

Vice Provost for Research Administration and Executive Director, Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence

Dr. Smart is the founding Executive Director for the Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence (CSCE) at Grand Valley State University. The CSCE oversees Grand Valley’s research enterprise including all extramural and intramural funding, research protections, and undergraduate research and scholarship. Dr. Smart holds a BA degree with honors from Albion College and a Doctorate in organic chemistry from Michigan State University. He holds the rank of Full Professor of Chemistry. He is accomplished in all areas, receiving awards in research, teaching, and service.

 

Robert Smart


CSCE Staff

First Name Last Name Title Email Office Address Office Phone
Linda Chamberlain Director, Technology Commercialization Office chambeli@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-9528
Stacey Gardner Research Compliance Specialist gardnsta@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-9453
Michael Gouin-Hart Director, Office of Sponsored Programs gouinmi@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-6826
Susan Mendoza Director, Undergraduate Scholar Engagement, Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship mendozsu@gvsu.edu 230 LIB 616-331-8100
Beth Pasikowski Grants and Contracts Specialist pasikobe@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-7237
Janet Potgeter CSCE Administrative Assistant potgetej@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-8531
Michele Quick Grants and Contracts Specialist quickmic@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-9438
Jim Seufert Director of Lab Safety seufertj@gvsu.edu 322 PAD 616-331-8628
Courtney Sherwood Center for Undergraduate Scholar Engagement Office Coordinator sherwoco@gvsu.edu 230 LIB 616-331-8100
Shelley Sickrey Center for Undergraduate Scholar Engagement Assistant sickresh@gvsu.edu 230 LIB 616-331-8100
Robert Smart Vice Provost for Research Administration, Executive Director CSCE smartr@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-2281
Brenda Tooley Associate Director, Undergraduate Scholar Engagement, Frederick Meijer Office of Fellowships tooleyb@gvsu.edu 230 LIB 616-331-8100
Benjamin Vesper Director, Research Compliance & Integrity vesperb@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-9137
Melissa Wright Grants and Contracts Specialist wrighme@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-9452
Barb Wygant Grants and Contracts Specialist wygantb@gvsu.edu 049 JHZ 616-331-6898