TITLE: Research Manager
FOCUS AREAS: Pediatric research, children’s diseases
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PROFILE: Aaron V. Pontsler is one of two research managers at the Thrasher Research Fund. He previously worked as a project manager for the fund.
At this grantmaking institution, research managers are the first point of contact to discuss funding opportunities and whether a research idea fits within the fund’s priorities. He and the other staff members are based in Salt Lake City, Utah but award grants nationally and globally.