Who Does What?

Below you will find the names and contact information for assistance with proposal development, compliance, and grants management. 

Erin Scott
Grant & Contract Officer
Office of Research & Sponsored Programs (ORSP)

Pre-Award grant assistance Provides:
  • Coordination of all grant support and assistance
  • Coordination with other offices for support of faculty grant writers and administration
  • Coordination with on-campus approval process
  • Coordination of grants greater than $250,000 through the General Counsel approval process coordination of grants greater than $500,000 through the Board of Trustee approval process

Loura Monahan
Grants & Treasury Management Accountant
Investments & Grants 



Post-Award grant management.   Provides:
  • Counsel on budget development, indirect costs, and in-kind contributions
  • Advises on salary and benefit calculations
  • Assists when necessary in formatting a budget sheet
  • Review of the grant budget against the budget narrative and grant narrative for congruence


Karen Lerew
Senior Advancement Officer
University Advancement & Marketing


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  • Assistance with identification, clearance, and research
  • Advise on cultivation and solicitation strategy
  • Assistance with proposal development
  • Assistance with campus coordination (visits, communication, etc.)
  • Assistance with recognition and stewardship

Maureen Wawsczyk
Research Integrity & Compliance Officer
Office of Research & Sponsored Programs


Follow Federal & State Regulations
Ensures research projects are conducted ethically and in accordance with Federal & State regulations, including Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR), disclosure of financial conflicts of interest and meeting reporting requirements. Assists with IRB and IACUC requirements. 


Anne Hawkins
Director, Laboratory Safety
Laboratory Safety

Does your project require use of a laboratory?
Works with faculty and staff members to develop and implement regulatory compliance programs to address the unique human and environmental needs of our academic colleges.

Lab Safety website

Maureen Wawsczyk
Research Integrity & Compliance Officer 
Institutional Review Board (IRB)


Research with Human Subjects: IRB
Any research project that involves human subjects must be reviewed by this Committee.

Institutional Review Board (IRB) for Human Subjects Research 

Richard (Rick) Marble
Animal Lab Facility Coordinator
Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC)



Use of animals in your project: IACUC
Any project that involves the use of animals must be reviewed by the IACUC.

IACUC Web Site