Mark Berezansky

Mark Berezansky is the Executive Director of the IUP Research Institute, a position he has held since August 2005.

He is a member of the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA), the Society of Research Administrators International (SRAI), and University Connected Research Foundations (UCRF). He has also been an Ex-officio board member for over 10 years for the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce. He is Chief Executive Officer of the IUP Research Institute Business and Technology Group, Inc. Prior to being appointed Executive Director, Mark served as the Chief Development Officer of the IUP Research Institute responsible for initiating and facilitating federal grants and contracts. Prior to accepting employment with the IUP Research Institute, Mark served 15 years with the Federal government as a civilian employee. The first eight and a half years were spent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in Washington, D.C., in the FBI Laboratory.  The remaining six and a half years were with the National Drug Intelligence Center in Johnstown, PA. Mark holds a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Columbia Southern University.

Mark can be reached by email at mberezan@iup.edu and by phone at 724-357-2223.

Mark Berezansky