Electronic Research Administration (ERA)

We are dedicated to supporting UB's research efforts, both on the administrative and program side, providing integrated information services, resources and technologies to the UB community.

We aspire to build relationships with university departments and schools at all levels so we can create, enhance and maintain a rich research IT infrastructure. We provide services of the highest quality with a customer service focus.

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Research Administration Analysis

  • Identify opportunities for creating effifciencies and improving communications
  • Collaborate with UB departments, faculty and staff to build a robust set of tools and services

Application Development

  • Web based systems development
  • Server maintenance
  • Website maintenance and support
  • Systems integration

Application Support

  • Coeus
  • Forms and systems built internally
    • Electronic Sponsored Project Approval System
    • Clinical Research Management System
    • Online Reporting

Staff Directory

Tom Wendt


Electronic Research Administration

142 Parker Hall

Phone: (716) 829-3320

Email: wendt@buffalo.edu

Michael Grogan


Electronic Research Administration

142 Parker Hall

Phone: (716) 829-3270

Email: grogan@buffalo.edu

Robert Lee

Programmer Analyst

Electronic Research Administration

142 Parker Hall

Phone: (716) 829-3346

Email: rlee28@buffalo.edu

Marla Witkowski

Training Program Coordinator

Research and Economic Development

142 Parker Hall

Phone: 716-829-6650

Email: mlw9@buffalo.edu

Joanna Hsu

Student Assistant

Electronic Research Administration

142 Parker Hall

Phone: 716-829-3457

Email: Joannahs@buffalo.edu

Contact Information

Electronic Research Administration

UB Commons, Suite 114
Buffalo, NY 14228


Click Portal Implementation

We work with SUNY Research Foundation (RF) to manage research and grants through Click.

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