Rutgers University Foundation
Dr. Eileen Murphy is the Senior Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations for Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences at Rutgers University Foundation. In this capacity, she works with university faculty and administrators to coordinate multi-disciplinary research teams for corporate and foundation funding consideration. Previously, she served for two years as Director of Research Development for Rutgers University and three years as Director of Research and Grants at the Rutgers University Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy. Before coming to Rutgers, she served as Director of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) Division of Science, Research and Technology providing oversight for the toxicology and risk assessment program, greenhouse gas program, and environmental exposure program, among others. She also served as Assistant Director for four years and as a research scientist for 15 years within the group, developing an expertise in the drinking water field. She has authored numerous peer-reviewed scientific papers that have appeared in scholarly journals, including Environmental Science and Technology.