Research, Innovation and Practice

Welcome! The office of the vice-provost for Research

Our Vision

Create a full-service research infrastructure for investigations and projects that have local and global significance to benefit the Navajo Nation.

Our Misson

Provide professional research administration and development services and stewardship of external funds to the Dine College research community. The Office of Research will support and enhance the College’s strategic initiatives and the Nation’s priorities with exceptional service.

Research Services

Pre-Award Services

  • Proposal Development
  • Budget Development
  • Federal Forms

Post-Award Services

  • Project initiation and setup
  • Monthly Recommendation
  • Project closeouts

Research Initiatives

  • Facility Feed Grants
  • List all Summer Research Projects

DC Institutional Review Board (IRB)

  • IRB Procedure Manual
  • IRB Proposal form
  • IRB Continuation Request
  • Revision to Submitted Proposal
  • Navajo Nation Research Code

Summer Research Programs

Student Research Projects

Graduate/Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Professional Development

T’áá hwó’ ají t’éego. Website. Seminars and Workshops (Proposal Development).

News & Events

All new & current events within the office can be reported. Newsletters archived here.

Contact us

Andrea Christelle, PhD

Vice Provost for Research
Email : achristelle@dinecollege.edu
Phone: (928)724-6973

Practices philosophy in nature and promotes research for good. Prior to joining Diné College she was the acting director for Good Systems at the University of Texas at Austin, and the founding director of Philosophy in the Public Interest at Northern Arizona University.

Terra Lamotte-Harvey, M.Ed.

Professional Development Coordinator
Email : tlamotte-harvey@dinecollege.edu
Phone: (928)724-6972

Enjoys working in higher education and has worked in different capacities such as; bookstore, financial aid, advising and more. She believes in personal growth and life-long learning.

Davilynn Toney

Administrative Assistant

Eve Begaye

Director of Sponsored Projects
Email: ebegaye@dinecollege.edu
Phone: (928) 724-6976

I’ve been employed with Diné College going on eight years in the Finance Department as a Grants Accountant and now the new Director of Sponsored Projects. There are always new endeavors on the horizon to accomplish moving forward and it is my pleasure to work with each of you.

Gayla James

Post-award Co-Ordinator
Email: gaylajames@dinecollege.edu
Phone: ——

I’m proud to announce my new position as the Post-Award Coordinator with Diné College under the Office of Research. Looking forward to a great working relationship with everyone and to provide technical assistance and support for grant awards.

Pre-Award Services

  • Proposal Development
  • Budget Development
  • Federal Forms

Post-Award Services

  • Project initiation and setup
  • Monthly Recommendation
  • Project closeouts
  • Facility Feed Grants
  • List all Summer Research Projects
  • IRB Procedure Manual
  • IRB Proposal form
  • IRB Continuation Request
  • Revision to Submitted Proposal
  • Navajo Nation Research Code

Student Research Projects

Graduate/Undergraduate Research Opportunities

T’áá hwó’ ají t’éego. Website. Seminars and Workshops (Proposal Development).

All new & current events within the office can be reported. Newsletters archived here.

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