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University of Michigan School of Information

Rebecca O'Brien

Becky O'Brien

Director of Research Administration Email: Phone: 734/615-9602
Office: School of Information/4325 North Quad Staff Unit: Research Administration


I lead the research administration team at UMSI. We work with faculty in a broad spectrum of research-related activities such as:

- Seek research funding
- Facilitate implementation of research projects
- Create appropriate infrastructure at UMSI for research
- Interact with the University of Michigan research world
- Track emerging opportunities, in industry, government and foundations
- Promote the sponsored activities of UMSI and manage relationships with partners in research and innovation of the School.