Eric Cottington, PhD

Senior Vice President, Research and Technology Management

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As the Senior Vice President for Research and Technology Management (RTM) at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Eric has overall responsibility for the Office of Research and Project Administration, the Office of Technology Development, the Office of Clinical Research, Research Outreach and Compliance, and RTM Information Systems Support. In this capacity he provides senior leadership in the administration of the MSK research enterprise, research financial and strategic planning, compliance with regulations and policies related to sponsored projects administration, research education and communication, partnerships with industry and other research institutions, and intellectual property management.  He received a PhD degree in epidemiology from the University of Pittsburgh’s Graduate School of Public Health and a master’s degree in public management from Carnegie Mellon University.