Denise Wheatley

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Denise Wheatley
Associate Director Research Administration, Pre-Award
(269) 387-8280
265W Walwood Hall, Mail Stop 5456
Mailing address: 
Office of Research and Innovation
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5456 USA
  • M.A. in Family Life Education, Western Michigan University
  • B.S. in Family studies, Western Michigan University
  • Certified Research Administrator

Denise comes to the Office of Research and Innovation after working nine and a half years under WMU’s College of Health and Human Services at the Southwest Michigan Children’s Trauma Assessment Center. Denise held numerous positions there with her most recent being Grants and Contracts Manager.

Denise has experience in proposal development, editing grant narratives, developing and tracking budgets, reporting, obtaining HSIRB approval, submission to state, federal and local agencies. She has also served as a Co-Principal Investigator on two grants.  Denise has presented and trained extensively on numerous topics throughout the State of Michigan.

For service areas, visit the RO assignments page.