MU Mentors

MU Mentors

The faculty and staff listed below, all of whom have grant-seeking experience, have agreed to mentor other grant seekers at MU.

To ensure the equitable distribution of mentors, please contact the Director of Sponsored Programs & Research Support to request a mentor for a particular grant project.

If you have grant seeking expertise and are willing to assist others interested in submitting grants, please contact the Director of Sponsored Programs & Research Support to have your name added below.

Mentors by Grant Agency/Program

Fulbright Scholar Program

Dr. Dominique A. Didier - Biology 871-7440

Dr. Deborah Castellucci - Nursing 

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

Keystone Innovation Zone (KIZ)

Dr. Stephanie M. Schwartz - Computer Science  871-4308
Dr. Roger W. Webster - Computer Science 871-4311
Dr. John R. Wright, Jr. - Industry & Technology  871-7235

Lancaster County Community Foundation

Life Sciences Greenhouse of Central PA (LSGPA)

Lions Club Research Program

NanoTechnology Institute (NTI)

Dr. Jeremiah K.N. Mbindyo - Chemistry 871-7416

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Dr. Ajoy Kumar - Earth Sciences 871-4356

Dr. Todd D. Sikora - Earth Sciences  871-7435

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

Dr. Ronald B. Frankum, Jr. - History 871-7172

National Geographic

Dr. Dominique A. Didier - Biology 871-7440

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Dr. M. James Cosentino - Biology 871-7452

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Dr. Todd D. Sikora - Earth Sciences 871-7435

Dr. Sepideh Yalda - Earth Sciences 871-7433

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Dr. Jean G. Boal - Biology 871-4773
Dr. Richard D. Clark - Earth Sciences  871-7434
Dr. M. James Cosentino - Biology 871-7452
Dr. Dominique A. Didier - Biology 871-7440
Dr. Barry G. David - Industry & Technology 871-7221
Dr. Patricia S. Hill - Chemistry 
Dr. Leonard S. Litowitz - Industry & Technology 871-7215
Dr. Jason R. Price - Earth Sciences
Dr. Robert T. Smith - Mathematics
Dr. Roger W. Webster - Computer Science 871-4311
Dr. Sepideh Yalda - Earth Sciences 871-7433

Office of Naval Research (ONR)

Dr. Todd D. Sikora - Earth Sciences 871-7435

PA Council on the Arts

Mr. Tyler Clever - Art and Design 871-7253

Ms. Laura Kendall - Visual and Performing Arts Center 871-7026

Mr. Barry Kornhauser - Campus & Community Engagement 871-7812

Ms. Jeri Robinson-Lawrence - Art and Design 871-7260

Ms. Stacey Rutherford - The Ware Center 871-7029

PA Dept. of Community and Economic Development (DCED)

Dr. Jeremiah K.N. Mbindyo - Chemistry 871-7416

PA Dept. of Education (DOE)

Dr. Deborah Castellucci - Nursing

Dr. Leonard S. Litowitz - Industry & Technology  871-7215

PA Dept. of Environmental Protection (PA DEP)

Dr. Richard D. Clark - Earth Sciences 871-7434

PA Dept. of Health

Dr. Deborah Castellucci - Nursing 

PA Higher Education Foundation (PHEF)

Dr. Deborah Castellucci - Nursing  Tel. 871-5341

PA Humanities Council (PHC)

Ms. Carol Reichler - Special Events 871-5824

PA Performing Arts on Tour (PennPAT)

PASSHE Faculty Professional Development Council (FPDC)

Dr. Jean G. Boal - Biology 871-4773
Dr. Deborah Castellucci - Nursing
Dr. Richard D. Clark - Earth Sciences  871-7434
Dr. Ronald B. Frankum, Jr. - History 871-7172
Dr. Mary H. Glazier - Sociology/ Anthropology 871-7476
Dr. Laurie B. Hanich - Educational Foundations 871-7326
Dr. Leonard S. Litowitz - Industry & Technology 871-7215
Ms. Jeri Robinson-Lawrence - Art and Design 871-7260
Dr. Robert T. Smith - Mathematics
Dr. Ryan L. Wagner - Biology 871-4316
Dr. John R. Wright, Jr. - Industry & Technology 871-7235

PASSHE Diversity and Equity Program

Dr. Sandra Deemer - Educational Foundations 871-7324

Public/Private Partnerships

Dr. John R. Wright, Jr. - Industry & Technology 871-7235

Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC)

Dr. Roger W. Webster - Computer Science 871-7311

United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (UNESCO)

Dr. M. James Cosentino - Biology 871-7452

US Agency for International Development (USAID)

Dr. M. James Cosentino - Biology 871-7452

US Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)

Dr. Ryan L. Wagner - Biology  Tel. 872-3789

US Dept. of Defense (DOD)

Dr. Richard D. Clark - Earth Sciences 871-7434

Dr. M. James Cosentino - Biology 871-7452

Dr. Roger Webster - Computer Science 871-7311

US Dept. of Education

US Dept. of Energy (DOE)

Dr. M. James Cosentino - Biology 871-7452

US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Dr. Richard D. Clark - Earth Sciences 871-7434