Extramural Program Policy and Evaluation Officer
Office of Extramural Research (OER), NIH
Ms. Jennifer Sutton is an Extramural Program Policy and Evaluation Officer in the Division of Biomedical Research Workforce within the Office of Extramural Research. Since joining the NIH, she has held positions at the National Cancer Institute, the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, and served as the Acting Director of the NIH Office of Evaluation. Earlier in her career, Ms. Sutton was a study director at the National Academy of Sciences, where she oversaw an NIH-sponsored study of the biomedical and behavioral research workforce. Ms. Sutton is the author of a number of papers on the research workforce, and her work has been recognized by several NIH Director’s Awards. She is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College and Harvard University, where she received a master’s degree in health policy from the School of Public Health and studied science policy at the Kennedy School of Government.