Peggy Sundermeyer is the Director of Sponsored Research in the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs at Trinity University. In this position, she helps build institutional capacity in the development of grant applications, collaborations, and partnerships. Prior to coming to Trinity University she served as the Executive Director of Research Advancement at the U of Minnesota. During her 18 years at the U of MN, she held a number of positions in the Office of the VP for Research. Dr. Sundermeyer also served as the Assistant Dean, M.J. Neeley School of Business, Texas Christian University, and as an adjunct instructor at the University of Texas at Arlington. She has over 10 years experience as a federal contracting officer and many years of service as a consultant and adviser in federal grant and contracting policy. Dr. Sundermeyer has a BA in Psychology, a MBA, and an Ed.D. in Organization Development.