A - Administrative

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development
A - Administrative

Center URL: http://vkc.mc.vanderbilt.edu/vkc/
Core URL: http://vkc.mc.vanderbilt.edu/vkc/iddrc/core_a/

Core Personnel
Core Director: Jeffrey Neul, M.D., Ph.D.
Core Associate Director: Laurie Cutting, Ph.D.
Administration: Timothy Stafford, MMHC
Communications Coordinator: Jan Rosemergy, Ph.D.

Core Keywords
Fiscal, Communication, Grants, Technology, Graphics, Research Events

Core Description

Provides scientific leadership and oversight of the IDDRC, its cores, and IDDRC research project. Manages fiscal and other resources. Coordinates IDDRC Training and Education. Coordinates communication activities to promote IDDRC cohesiveness and collaboration within IDDRC and IDDRC network. Disseminates research findings. With University support, the core also provides grant development services and services related to philanthropy.



Governance and Oversight
Center administration, core oversight, and governance

Fiscal and Resource Management
Overall IDDRC fiscal and resource management. Administration of complex IDD-related grants and contracts, including personnel and purchasing. Administration of Hobbs Discovery Grants and other philanthropy.

Space and Facilities
Physical maintenance, housekeeping, security, room reservation, parking. Allocation of VKC-administered space.

Technical Services and Graphics
IT services for specialized IDDRC-related needs. Graphics services for brochures, fliers, newsletters; journal figures; photography; illustrations; images and design for electronic and print media.

Training, Education, and Communications
Training and Education activities, e.g., lecture series, workshops, conferences. Communication activities include websites, social media, print materials, and dissemination database. Administration of Travel Grants for Affiliates and IDDRC Collaborative Scholarships.

Last Edited: 12/12/17 12:00 AM by Corina Miclea