Science and Research

Science & Research


The Division of Science and Research provides strategic leadership for infrastructure advancement and development of competitive research opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines. 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. For more information, visit


304.558.4128 (office)  |  304.558.2321 (fax)  |  1018 Kanawha Blvd. East, Charleston, WV

Office suite: Boulevard Tower, 11th floor

Related Media

The Neuron  –  West Virginia’s quarterly journal of science and research
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News and Commentary


Jan Taylor

Dr. Jan Taylor, Director of the Division of Science and Research

304.558.4128 ext. 3
Annette Ecols

Annette Echols, Fiscal and Administrative Services Manager

304.558.4128 ext. 2

Dr. Elisabeth Kager, Education, Outreach and Diversity Manager

Amanda Ramey

Amanda Ramey, Communications Manager

304.558.4128 ext. 7
Jack Smith

Dr. Jack Smith, Cyberinfrastructure Coordinator

304.558.4128 ext. 8

Leigh Taylor, Graphic Design Manager

304.558.4128 ext. 4