The Office of Research is responsive to the needs of its faculty, staff and students in all aspects of research, with highly improved and timely dissemination of information in that regard from its component units.
The Proposal Development Services unit of the Office of Research serves to assist faculty in the planning, writing, and editing of grant proposals. The Proposal Development Officer coordinates the logistics of proposal development in Sciences, Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.
The Department of Research Funding and Pre-Award Services provides exceptional customer service and guidance to faculty, staff, and administrators in obtaining and administering extramural funding through proposal review, authorization, and transmission of proposals to funding agencies.
Research Enhancement and Regulatory Services department provides faculty, staff, and students the necessary support for research development travel and seed grant awards as well as support for issues relating to compliance with animal care and use, human subject use, use of radiation, and other hazardous substances.
Issues relating to post-award administration of grants, contracts, cooperative agreements, and all other forms of sponsored programs awarded to the University are efficiently handled by Research Financial Services.
The Research Financial and Compliance Services is a department within the Office of Research which functions as an accounting and administrative office. This department is responsible for the post-award administration of grants, contracts, cooperative agreements, and all other extramural sponsored programs awarded to the University. Research compliance activities are included as an integral element related to post-award services, substance and subject research, and general institutional compliance; the unit reviews and monitors grant-related activities, thereby assuring conformity to federal and state regulations and institutional policies.
|Proposal Development Services|
|David Owerbach, PhD||Research Development Officerfirstname.lastname@example.org||713-313-4326|
|Research Funding & Pre-Award Services|
|Adana Brown||Project Coordinator IIemail@example.com||713-313-7457|
|Research Enhancement & Regulatory Services|
|Linda Gardiner, PhD||Directorfirstname.lastname@example.org||713-313-7208|
|Darnell Johnson, III, MS||Industrial Hygienistemail@example.com||713-313-1336|
|Rhonni E. Dixon, BS||Project Coordinator Ifirstname.lastname@example.org||713-313-4301|
|Kimbler A. Lofton||Office Administratoremail@example.com||713-313-4245|
|Research, Financial & Compliance Services|
|Diane W. Lewis, MBA||Directorfirstname.lastname@example.org||713-313-7876|
|Dantes Davies, MS||Senior Grant Accountantemail@example.com||713-313-7039|
|Kathleen Calhoun, MPA||Grant Accountantfirstname.lastname@example.org||713-313-7875|
|Minnie Wolridge, BS||Grant Accountantemail@example.com||713-313-7874|
|Priscilla Seamster, MBA||Office Administratorfirstname.lastname@example.org||713-313-7020|
|Cecilia Bruce, MBA||Research Compliance Officeremail@example.com||713-313-7079|