Research Administration Staff
Randall Lambrecht, PhD
Senior Vice President of Research and Academic Relations
Dr. Lambrecht received his PhD in the Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Wisconsin (UW) – Madison, and taught in the UW Medical School prior to joining UW – Milwaukee in 1988. He holds a Master of Science degree in Preventive Medicine – Infectious Disease Epidemiology and a bachelor’s degree in Clinical Laboratory Sciences.
Dr. Lambrecht is certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists and is a fellow of the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions. He is currently the chair of the Board of Directors for the Center for International Health.
His scientific expertise and research interests are in molecular and cellular mechanisms of infectious disease. He has secured numerous federal research grants, authored more than 60 publications, provided more than 110 lectures/seminars and developed molecular-based diagnostic tests.
Vicki L. Soerens
Executive Assistant to the Senior Vice President of Research & Academic Relations
Vicki Soerens is responsible for scheduling appointments, meetings, and travel; providing procedural information and answering inquiries related to operational and substantive matters; and, creating/drafting correspondence, reports and documents. She has been with Aurora Health Care for 20 years in a variety of roles in Pharmacy, Finance and Administration.