Kirstie Pividori KingKirstie Pividori is a pre-award grant and contract specialist and is a lifelong resident of Indiana County. Kirstie is a member of the National Council of University Research Administrators and the Society of Research Administrators International.

With a background in higher education advancement services, Kirstie has quickly adapted to the field of research administration and has developed a passion for helping researchers find success in their research endeavors. Kirstie has been working at the Research Institute since early 2020 and holds a bachelor’s degree from Saint Vincent College.

Kirstie can be reached by email at and by phone at 724-357-4033.