Alexandra Albinak is the Associate Vice Provost for Research Administration at Johns Hopkins University, supporting the efforts of the faculty across the university to identify and acquire funding for their research and providing leadership to the university’s research administration offices. She has 25 years of experience in research administration, is a member of the Board of Directors and chairs the Contracts and Intellectual Property Committee of the Council on Governmental Relations, and serves as the Administrative Representative for the university to the Federal Demonstration Partnership, where she is a member of the Executive Committee and co-chairs both the Contracts Task Force and Research Compliance Committee. Alex is Past Chair of the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) Region II. She has participated in NCURA as workshop faculty, moderator and speaker and currently serves as a member of the NCURA Presidential Task Force on Educational Needs.
Previous positions include Associate Dean for Research Administration at the university’s Bloomberg School of Public Health and Assistant Vice President for Research Administration and Advancement at the University of Maryland. She holds a B.A. from Towson University, an M.B.A. from Johns Hopkins University, and a J.D. from the University of Baltimore. She is also a member of the Maryland State Bar.