Associate Vice President, Research Advancement
University at Buffalo
Chitra Rajan is associate vice president for research advancement at the University at Buffalo (UB). She joined UB in August 2015. Prior to her current role, Rajan held similar senior research administrative positions at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; and Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York. She has over 10 years’ experience in advancing the research mission at these institutions by developing research capabilities through inter-disciplinary collaboration and inter-institutional partnerships. She obtained her Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Ottawa, Canada, in 1991.