Kay Mortellaro

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Kay Mortellaro
Research Development Administrator
(269) 387-8204
260W-A Walwood Hall, Mail Stop 5456
Mailing address: 
Office of the Vice President for Research
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5456 USA
  • B.A., Business Administration and Finance, Western Michigan University

Kay took on the role of Research Development Administrator in 2019. She has served in OVPR as a research program officer and previous to that spent six years as the budget analyst for the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences where she assisted PI’s with post award financial responsibilities, including tracking of spending, pre-award accounts, and budget revisions. She also served as the center coordinator for the Transportation Research Center for Livable Communities and The Georgeau Institute working on calls for proposals, the review process, and tracking projects when awarded.

Service areas

Vice President for Business and Finance

College of Arts and Sciences (these specific areas)

  • CAS Deans Office
  • Department of Biological Sciences
  •  Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Psychology
  • Mallinson Institute for Science Education
  • Institute for the Environment and Sustainability
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences