Erika Waday

Manager, Education & Outreach
Erika Waday


Erika has over 14 years of experience working in higher education. During that time, she has taught writing composition courses at Truckee Meadows Community College and has worked under the director of the Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering at the University of Nevada, Reno. More recently, Erika served as a grants and projects analyst in the University's Sponsored Projects (SP) where her key role was grant proposal and award review and contract negotiation. Erika is currently utilizing her sponsored projects administration and teaching experience for her position as SP information and training specialist.

Professional memberships and certifications

  • National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA)
  • Certified Research Administrator

Work specialties

InfoEd software administration and training, public speaking, project management, information dissemination, web and business writing.


B.A., English, Mills College