COVID19 & Research Activities

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Maryfrances Miley

Associate Director, Office of Research Development


Building & Room:

310 AOB


1737 West Polk Street, Suite 310 Chicago, IL 60612

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Maryfrances is currently an Associate Director of Research Development Services supporting cross disciplinary research and scholarship and managing the RDS Newsletters along with broader communication needs.

Prior to joining UIC, Maryfrances worked at the University of Chicago (UC), serving as Executive Administrator for the Center for Advanced Radiation Sources, an NIH and NSF funded multi-focused research center at the Advanced Photon Source at Argonne National Laboratory (ANL).  She also served as Director of Programmatic Reviews in the UC ANL Board of Governors Office. Prior to these positions at UC, she worked in the pharmaceutical industry.

Maryfrances holds an MBA from UIC and Clinical Trials Management Certification from the University of Chicago.