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.

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Robert Smart

CSCE Staff

First Name Last Name Email Title Office Address Office Phone
Susan Mendoza Director OURS 230 LIB 616-331-8100 View
Stacey Gardner Research Compliance Specialist 049 JHZ 616-331-9453 View
Shelley Sickrey OURS Assistant 230 LIB 616-331-8100 View
Robert Smart Vice Provost for Research Administration, Executive Director CSCE 049 JHZ 616-331-2281 View
Michele Quick Grants and Contracts Specialist 049 JHZ 616-331-9438 View
Michael Gouin-Hart Director, Office of Sponsored Programs 049 JHZ 616-331-6826 View
Melissa Wright Grants and Contracts Specialist 049 JHZ 616-331-9452 View
Linda Chamberlain Director, Technology Commercialization Office 049 JHZ 616-331-9528 View
Jim Seufert Director of Lab Safety 322 PAD 616-331-8628 View
Janet Potgeter CSCE Administrative Assistant 049 JHZ 616-331-8531 View
David Martin Associate Director OURS, Program Director, McNair Scholars 230 LIB 616-331-8100 View
Courtney Sherwood McNair Scholars Program Office Coordinator 230 LIB 616-331-8100 View
Beth Pasikowski Grants and Contracts Specialist 049 JHZ 616-331-7237 View
Benjamin Vesper Director, Research Compliance & Integrity 049 JHZ 616-331-9137 View
Barb Wygant Grants and Contracts Specialist 049 JHZ 616-331-6898 View