Stephanie Lezotte

Director of Strategic Research Initiative and Outreach, division of University Research, Rowan University

Stephanie has worked in multiple aspects of research administration since 2003 including sub award and contracts negotiations, proposal preparation, prospect research, budgeting, grant accounting, donor outreach, and faculty education. She was previously the Director of Sponsored Programs at Rowan University for six years and is a Certified Research Administrator.

In her current role, she assists Rowan’s Vice President for Research with university-level research planning, data management and benchmarking, graduate research endeavors, and management of large-scale research initiatives. She is also conducting her Ph.D. dissertation, which examines issues of diversity and inclusion in STEM.​