Courtney Karmelita

  • Chief of Staff, The Office for Research Protections
  • Executive Director, Ethical Research and Outreach
  • Research Integrity Officer
Office for Research Protections
Quality Management
Research Misconduct
101 Technology Center Innovation Park University Park, PA 16802
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Job Responsibilities:

  • Chief of Staff for the ORP
  • Serves as the institution's Research Integrity Officer.
  • Oversees the management of the Research Integrity, Quality Assurance, and Education programs in the ORP.
  • Contributes to strategic ORP communication efforts.
  • Directs educational initiatives and outreach related to research misconduct and quality management.



B.S. French and Francophone Studies 2008- Penn State
M.Ed. Secondary Education with a concentration in Special Education 2010- Chestnut Hill College
D.Ed Adult Education 2016- Penn State