Director, Sponsored Projects Administration
James (Jamie) Young joined the DCRI in 2014, and serves as the director of Sponsored Projects Administration. He previously worked at Northwestern University for 18 years in the Sponsored Research Office, serving as the associate director. In addition to serving on various committees, including the integration of Northwestern’s proposal tracking and financial system, Young was an integral member of the team that developed and implemented the university's conflict of interest system in response to the National Institutes of Health’s guidance change.
Young earned his Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Illinois, Chicago.