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Kevin Boettcher

Research Development Specialist

Office of Strategic Research Initiatives


As a research development specialist, Kevin Boettcher supports collaborative and interdisciplinary research proposals for faculty across the university. He is an experienced writing coach and editor with over a decade of experience delivering workshops and coordinating writing groups. Boettcher previously worked in the Harpur College of Arts and Sciences at Binghamton University, where he supported proposal development related to research and academic programs. He is also active in the National Organization for Research Development Professionals (NORDP), co-chairing the Creative Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities (CASSH) affinity group.

Boettcher holds a bachelor’s degree in English and political science from the University of Delaware and earned his master’s and doctoral degrees in English from the University of Wisconsin- Madison, having completed a dissertation on creating and spreading “knowledge” about the English New World.