Research Development Officer
Rachel Wallace joined the Research Development and Proposal Services team in May 2021. She supports U-M investigators in all research areas in securing external research funding. In her role, Rachel provides proposal support and editing, project management for large-scale proposal submissions, workshops to help increase grant competitiveness, and general consulting on research development.
Rachel holds a B.A. degree in Chemistry from Wesleyan University and Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of Michigan. She also completed a graduate certificate in Science, Technology, and Public Policy in the Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan. Prior to joining OVPR, Rachel was the project manager for Michigan Drug Discovery.