Marian Mersmann

Staff Title: Senior Research Project Manager, co-Lead of the Research Project Management Office
Phone: 919-445-9677

Marian Mersmann is a Senior Research Project Manager and co-leader of RENCI’s Research Project Management Office. She jointly oversees a team of project managers and coordinators supporting a variety of sponsored and state-funded research projects. Her own portfolio includes large-scale, multi-institutional team science initiatives as well as pan-campus projects centering on biological and translational sciences. She currently serves as co-PI on the RADx Data Hub Program where she oversees operations and outreach efforts and fosters strong relationships with RENCI’s funded partners and NIH leadership. She also supports RENCI’s internal operations through strategic planning and leadership of grant development process improvements. Marian has a BS in Psychology from Kansas State University.