UConn works with local, national, and international news outlets to tell our story and convey the value of our research. Need a faculty expert, university spokesperson, or news writer? Just reach out to the contacts below for help.

University Communications

For media inquiries and to find faculty experts:

Stephanie Reitz

University Spokesperson

Michael Enright

Deputy Spokesperson

Lauren Woods

UConn Health Spokesperson

Jennifer Walker

Deputy UConn Health Spokesperson

Office of the Vice President for Research

The Office of the Vice President for Research works closely with University Communications, industry partners, funding agencies, and other stakeholders to recognize the impact of cutting-edge research, technology transfer, scholarship, and creative endeavors taking place at all of UConn’s campuses.


Michelle Williams

Associate Vice President for Research, Development and Administration