West Virginia Science & Research, a division of the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission, provides strategic leadership for the development of competitive research opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines. The Science and Research Council provides expertise and policy guidance to the division.

The office directs the National Science Foundation’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) in West Virginia, coordinates scientific research grants to academic institutions from federal and state agencies, and conducts outreach activities to broaden the public’s understanding of science and technology.

Our office can be found at: 1018 Kanawha Boulevard East, Suite 1101, Charleston, W.Va. 25301

Jan R. Taylor
Phone: 304.558.4128 x3
Email: jan.taylor@wvresearch.org

Annette Paezold Carpenter
Fiscal and Administrative Manager
Phone: 304.558.4128 x2
Email: annette.carpenter@wvresearch.org

Jack Smith
Cyberinfrastructure Coordinator
Phone: 304.558.4128 x8
Email: jack.smith@wvresearch.org

Brandi Ettehadieh
Education, Outreach, and Diversity Manager
Phone: 304.558.4128 x5
Email: brandi.ettehadieh@wvresearch.org

Angela Sundstrom
Communications Manager
Phone: 304.558.4128 x7
Email: angela.sundstrom@wvresearch.org