Research Education & Information (REI)

Provides programming, resources, and tools that promote ethical and responsible conduct of research and support research management and compliance activities

Iris Dickhoff-Peper

Director, Research Education & Information

  • Phone: 314-747-4288
  • Email: ipeper@wustl.edu
  • Office: Research Education & Information (REI)

Cynthia McKenna

Research Administration Training Manager

  • Phone: 314 747-2941
  • Email: mckenna@wustl.edu
  • Office: Research Education & Information (REI)

About

Research Education and Information (REI) is a part of Research Administration, under the Vice Chancellor for Research. Our mission is to provide exceptional programs, resources, and tools that promote ethical and responsible conduct of research and support research management and compliance activities at Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL). In furtherance of our mission, we provide a variety of duties and services including:​

  • development and implementation of educational programming (both online and face-to-face) for researchers and research administrators
  • hosting of special events and programs related to research
  • development of resource documents, brochures, and educational materials
  • maintenance and expansion of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research website
  • administration of the Research News listserv and the Research Education Calendar

REI regularly collaborates with WUSTL faculty, departments and program administrators, and compliance offices to ensure the success of its initiatives.

Ongoing Events

Research Administrator (RA) Forums Program for the Ethical and Responsible Conduct of Science and Scholarship (PERCSS)

Education Tracking Form

To submit information for lectures, talks, or other educational events in which your office was  a participant or sponsor, please complete the Research Administration Education Tracking Form.

Staff

Iris Peper Director, Research Education & Information 314-747-4288
Cynthia McKenna Research Administration Training Manager 314-747-2941
Jessica Brannan Research Education Associate 314-747-1439
Kathy Fletcher Administrative Assistant 314-362-2709
Danica Johnson Research Education Specialist 314-747-5574
Dena Shaw Research Education Specialist 314-362-3437