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Research Resources

Highlighting the benefits of our research.

Resources for CALS Faculty

CALS offers a variety of research resources for our faculty.

Beyond financial resources, we supply faculty with guidance to highlight the benefits of their research when applying for grants and endowments.

Our centers, programs and institutes play an important role in helping faculty accomplish cutting-edge research. Check out these resources to see the incredible projects we are undertaking, from looking at oyster health from ocean to plate at our Seafood Laboratory, to training the next generation of environmental economists at the Center for Environmental and Resource Economic Policy (CEnREP).

2015-16 CALS Research Impacts

60 intellectual property disclosures
62 patents filed
936 peer-reviewed publications
$67K+ in grants

Grants and Endowments

CALS grants and endowments, often gifts from impassioned alumni and retired faculty, help faculty bring innovative, often interdisciplinary, research and teaching ideas to fruition.

NCARS Staff

Dr. Steven A. Lommel

Associate Dean for Research, CALS Director, NCARS
201 Patterson Hall, Campus Box 7643
NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7643
steve_lommel@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.515.2717 Fax: 919.515.7745

Dr. David W. Monks

Associate Director, NCARS
201 Patterson Hall, Campus Box 7643
NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7643
dwm@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.515.2717 Fax: 919.515.7745

Dr. Rebecca S. Boston

William Neal Reynolds Professor of Plant Biology
Assistant Director, NCARS
202 Patterson Hall, Campus Box 7643
NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7643
boston@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.515.3390 Fax: 919.515.7745

Loren Fisher

NCARS Special Projects Manager
201 Patterson Hall, Campus Box 7643
NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7643
loren_fisher@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.515.2717 Fax: 919.515.7745

Dr. Deborah Thompson

Director of Research Partnerships, NCARS
201 Patterson Hall, Campus Box 7643
NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7643
dmt@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.515.2717

Thomas Manshack

Director of Development, NCARS
512 Brickhaven Road, Campus Box 7645
NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7645
tsmansha@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.515-9267 Fax: 919.515.5274

Christy Sandy

Grant Proposal Developer
201 Patterson Hall, Campus Box 7643
NC State University Raleigh, NC 27695-7643
clsandy@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.515.2717 Fax: 919.515.7745

Catherine Maxwell

Executive Director of Development, CALS
Director of Development, NCARS
512 Brickhaven Road, Campus Box 7645
NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7645
cjmaxwel@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.513.8294 Fax: 919.515.5274

Cindy Conyers

Executive Assistant
201 Patterson Hall, Campus Box 7643
NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7643
cindy_conyers@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.515.2717 Fax: 919.515.7745

Laina Stensvold

Administrative Support Specialist
201 Patterson Hall, Campus Box 7643
NC State University, Raleigh, NC 27695-7643
llstensv@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919.515.2717 Fax: 919.515.7745