Director of Research Finance and Administration
Renee Thomas has been with the Office of Research and Engagement since 2008. In her position, she oversees budgets, including account reconciliations, as well as coordinates ORE’s Computer Upgrade Program. Thomas provides HR support and serves as a departmental approver for leave and working time entry. She assists with departmental contracts, and administers Scholarly Activity and Research Incentive Funds for faculty awards. She also serves as a liaison with other colleges, institutes, centers and university administration.