Lynn Buthala-Plew

Lynn Buthala-Plew
Research Facilities Manager
(269) 387-5954
210W Walwood Hall, Mail Stop 5456
Mailing address: 
Office of Research and Innovation
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5456 USA

As manager, Lynn provides oversight and management of all qualitative and quantitative projects conducted in the research facility. Lynn is responsive to the needs of researchers and supports their goals in reaching their objectives by sharing her knowledge and expertise in all areas of project execution. Lynn brings to Western Michigan University 22 years of experience in science and facility operating procedures; she is a certified laboratory technologist. Lynn’s extensive knowledge of best practices, along with state and federal regulations in a University setting, assists in ensuring that responsible, and scientifically or instructionally sound research is conducted. Lynn has worked at WMU for 19 years.