Mike is an Associate Director for the Research Administration Center of Excellence (RACE) at Thomas Jefferson University where he oversees research administration for departments under RACE Team3. His responsibilities include grant application preparation, grant financial management, grant closeout and report submissions, research procurement management. In addition, he assists Jefferson faculty with understanding university polices and federal compliance regulations. He is a current member of the National Council of University Research Administrators.
Prior to his current position, he worked for the Department of Neurosciences as a Business Manager and Financial Analyst. His position prior to Jefferson was as a restaurant manager at the Independence Brew Pub in Philadelphia. His duties included new hire training, customer service management, inventory management, and oversight of front of the house operations.
Mike earned his BS in Business from University of Phoenix, MBA from West Chester University of Pennsylvania, and he is a Doctoral Student in Strategic Leadership at Thomas Jefferson University.