Megan Derksen

Derksen_Megan_7004wResearch Advancement Administrator

B.A., Sociology, Hanover College, 2004
M.S., Justice Studies, Arizona State University, 2009

Megan joined ASU as a staff member in June 2015, beginning in the Dean’s Office and moving to CIDSE in November 2015. Prior to ASU, she was a grant writer at A.T. Still University of Health Sciences, where she supported both new and seasoned faculty in submitting a range of federal and foundation proposals. Before working in research and sponsored programs, she facilitated social justice workshops to adolescents for Anytown Arizona and completed two service years in AmeriCorps.

Megan is currently a Research Advancement Administrator for CIDSE.  Her primary responsibilities are Pre-Award in nature and include assisting faculty with proposals to external sponsors.