Diane Schaefer

Diane Schaefer

Director, Foundation Relations
Professional, Administrative & Technical Staff (PAT)


New England Center
Supervisor's Name: 
Liz McCabe Park
Start Date at UNH: 
Job Description: 

Responsible for identifying, cultivating and soliciting local, regional and national foundations to support University-wide strategic priorities. Collaborate with Deans, development colleagues, faculty and program staff to identify research and other activities that match foundation funding priorities. Serve as Development liaison to Sponsored Programs Administration and the Office of Research Development and Communications.

Reading, gardening.
Favorite Part of the Job: 
Learning about the good work of faculty and staff and successfully securing funding to support it.