Lauren Tingwall

Research Administrator Lead


(734) 936-4208


610 E. University Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1259

Lauren works with faculty, research scientists, staff, and students who are interested in submitting research proposals. She assists in finding funding opportunities, reviewing solicitations, preparing budgets, and many other aspects of proposal preparation and pre-award tasks. She is a great resource to discuss federal and foundation solicitation guidelines and who might be the best sponsor to fund your research. 

Before joining the School of Education, Lauren worked at the Institute for Social Research where she did both pre- and post-award activities for large-scale international data collections. Prior to coming to U-M, she worked at the IRIS Center at the University of Maryland, College Park where she also provided research administration support. 

She represents the School of Education on campus while serving on the Research Administration Small Schools & Colleges Research Administrators Group and co-teaches the Navigate: Advanced Budgeting course. She is a member of the Society of Research Administrators International.