‘Beyond the Bench’ Research Administration/Management Careers in Academia



Please join us for career development panels with speakers from a wide range of research administration and research management fields.


This program is for the Tri-Institutional research community.

Date & Time(s)


The Rockefeller University
Carson Family Auditorium
Lower Level Greenberg Building
1230 York Avenue (East 66th Street)


For questions contact Jennifer Jackson.

Registration Details


Research Development

Frances Yee, PhD 
Senior Manager, Program Development 
RU Office of Sponsored Programs Administration

David Widmer, PhD 
Manager, Scientific Development 
MSK Grants & Contracts Funding Development Team
Office of Research & Project Administration

Resource Core Management at RU 

Alison North, PhD
Senior Director, Bio-Imaging Resource Center

Deena Abells Oren, PhD
Manager, Structural Biology Resource Center

Connie Zhao, PhD
Director, Genomics Resource Center

Technology Transfer/Development

Manjula Donepudi, PhD 
Assistant Director, Technology Transfer
RU Office of Technology Transfer

Kannan Krishnamurthy, PhD
Licensing Manager  
MSK Technology Development Office

Science Publishing

Ushma Neill, PhD 
Editor-at-Large Journal of Clinical Investigation 
Vice President, Scientific Education & Training, MSK 

Teodoro Pulvirenti, PhD 
Executive Editor Journal of Experimental Medicine 
Rockefeller University Press