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katya.jpgKatya Klyachko, director of Research Development, has been affiliated with Northwestern since 2005 and brings extensive experience in both research development and the administration of complex research grants. Before joining the Office for Research, Katya was inaugural research development manager for the McCormick School of Engineering. Her Northwestern tenure is distinguished by progressive leadership roles, including research development lead at the Center for Health Information Partnerships, team science program administrator at NUCATS, and various roles at the Feinberg School of Medicine’s Cardiovascular Research Institute.  Katya earned a doctorate degree in medicinal chemistry from the University of Illinois, a master’s degree in clinical research and regulatory administration from Northwestern, and a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Moscow State University.
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