CVR member Dr. Suzanne Sandmeyer, professor of biological chemistry, with joint appointments in the departments of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics in the School of Medicine, and Chemical Engineering and Materials Science in the Samueli School of Engineering, has agreed to serve a five-year term as Senior Associate Dean for Research, effective August 15, 2017.

Dr. Sandmeyer will be responsible for fostering the highest quality of research performed by faculty, postdoctoral scholars, medical students and graduate students in the School of Medicine. She will oversee contracts, grants development and administration, technology and innovations developments, and research resource development and allocations including equipment and space. She will represent the School of Medicine in all matters related to research both within the university and to external interest groups. Dr. Sandmeyer will serve as a key member of the School of Medicine executive leadership group.

Click here to read the message from Michael J. Stamos, MD, Dean, UC Irvine School of Medicine

Suzanne Sandmeyer, PhD appointed Senior Associate Dean, Research