Director of Communication and Outreach
Sherman Hall (formerly ACIV Building), Room #114-G
Janet McGlynn handles internal and external communications for the Office of Undergraduate Education (OUE). She is responsible for several campus-wide undergraduate research programs, including Undergraduate Research Awards (URA), Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), the UMBC Review, promotion of summer research opportunities, and travel grants supporting students presenting their research at national conferences. She manages the annual nomination and selection process for the New Student Book Experience and oversees the OUE web site.
McGlynn came to UMBC in 2001 from an executive career in human services and nonprofit organizations. She worked in the UMBC Division of Professional Education and Training for four years and joined OUE when it was created. Her bachelor's and master's degrees are from the Johns Hopkins University.