Zuzana Istvankova

'Research Administration Officer: Major Initiatives

In her role as Research Administration Officer for Major Initiatives, Zuzana provides pre- and post-award administrative support with the applications for Tri-Agency and other external research funding. Zuzana coordinates internal processes related to provincial and federal funding for research infrastructure and nominations for external research awards. Zuzana received MSc in Theoretical Chemistry from Memorial University and is proud CBU alumna, holding BSc Honours in Chemistry from CBU. Zuzana has broad experience in identifying of funding sponsors and actively works with research teams, faculty and external partners to support development of successful grants for collaborative research projects. Zuzana helps to facilitate partnerships between researchers, academic and non-academic organizations through major research initiatives. Zuzana is passionate about sustainable community development and continues to expand her professional skills portfolio while completing her MBA in Community Economic Development.