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Naomi Nishi PhD

Associate Director - Office of Research Development and Education Lecturer
  • Research Administration


Primary Phone:303-315-5825

Naomi W. Nishi is the Associate Director for Educational Outreach in the Office of Research Development and Education (ORDE). In this role, she has served the Denver and Anschutz Medical Campuses for over seven years, offering educational programming related to grant development through multiple venues.

She is also author of ORDE’s popular grant development blog. Previously, Naomi served as the Chair of the Equity and Inclusive Excellence Taskforce for the CU System’s Faculty Council, and she is a member of the Council’s Committee on Racial and Ethnic Equity (CREE).

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • PhD Education and Human Development, University of Colorado Denver
  • MA International and Intercultural Communication, University of Denver
  • BS Scientific and Technical Communication, Michigan Technological University