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Office of Research


Welcome to the Office of Research. We are here to support the growing number of faculty and student researchers on this campus who are engaged in important scientific discovery.

Our researchers have made important contributions in the fields of sleep and performance, addictions, diabetes, cancer, genetics, neuroscience, pharmacology and more.

If you are interested in pursuing a graduate degree in a research field or if you are looking for faculty expertise for a project or partnership, please do not hesitate to contact us for help.



Merle Heineke
Director Research Facilities

Chad Trent
Environmental Health & Safety

Deborah Cox
Grants/Contracts Manager
SAC 503
OGRD Spokane

Judith Van Dongen
Strategic Planning & Research Information Manager