Eszter Rudy

Training and Shared Services Program Manager
Email Address:
Office Location: 
87 Prospect Ave – Room 216

Contact for:

  • Shared Grants Program
  • Research Administration Training Program
  • Princeton ERA Training Team

Eszter is responsible for the delivery of training and professional development programs in research administration.  She also manages the ORPA Shared Services program.  She serves as a key partner with all central offices, particularly Sponsored Research Accounting (SRA) within the Office of Finance and Treasury.  In addition, Eszter will link the training and professional development activities in research administration to Princeton’s long term strategic goals for research, and apply various techniques to improve the quality and relevance of such programs.


Eszter came to Princeton University in 2012. Prior to joining ORPA, she was the Business and Grants Manager in the Department of Mathematics, overseeing all financial and sponsored research administration in the department. Before then, she was the Grants Manager in Operations Research and Financial Engineering. She began her career in sponsored research at Temple University as the Project Coordinator working in pre-award administration at the College of Health Professions and Social Work.


  • MPA, Maxwell School of Citizenship, Syracuse University


  • Princeton HR Management Development Certificate