Research Development

The Office of Research Development (ORD) provides comprehensive faculty support for research proposals seeking external funding through the identification of appropriate funding sources, development of competitive proposals, writing and editorial support, fostering cross-discipline university-wide teams, hosting grant writing seminars, and providing Proposal Development Awards.

Our office provides the following services:

Staff

Stacey Smith, Ph.D.
Stacey Smith, Ph.D.

Director of Research Development

Research Development

(254) 710-3252

Stacey_L_Smith@baylor.edu

Lynn Parks, Ph.D.
Lynn Parks, Ph.D.

Grant Editor

Research Development

(254) 710-3757

Lynn_Parks@baylor.edu

Virginia Kearney
Virginia Kearney

Proposal Development Specialist

Research Development

(254) 710-6833

Virginia_Kearney@baylor.edu

Blake Thomas
Blake Thomas

Manager, Postdoctoral Scholar Program

Research Development

(254) 710-3153

Blake_Thomas@baylor.edu

Address

physical address
Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC)
100 Research Parkway
Waco, Texas 76704
mailing address
Research Development
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97241
Waco, Texas 76798