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Research Services

Associate Dean for Research

  • Is an active member of the VC for Research Associate Dean's leadership team where they promote and protect the research interest of the college.
  • Works collaboratively with individual faculty members, departments, and centers in advancing the college's overall research and scholarship missions.
  • Implements programs to support externally funded research and faculty development activities to enhance the college's research endeavors.
  • Coordinates the college's activities with the university's research support offices.
  • Promotes and coordinates collaborative research and interdisciplinary efforts with other ECU colleges, external academic collaborators, and partnerships with local, state, national and international groups.
  • Point of contact for cost sharing commitments to a project on behalf of the college.
  • Resolves research-related issues regarding F&A distribution and waiver, time and effort commitment, voluntary cost share/match, etc.

Grants Program Specialist

  • Assists faculty with proposal development to ensure compliance with
    sponsor guidelines and university policies and procedures.
  • Navigates and monitors grant administration within the RAMSES system
    ensuring that the information is complete and accurate and all
    required attachments are available for review/submission.
  • Assists with the identification of external funding sources.
  • Coordinates with the Division of Research and Graduate Studies in the  
    dissemination of external funding opportunities.
  • Coordinates mid- to large-scale collaboration projects.
  • Provides or organizes one-on-one or group training as required.
  • Conducts and coordinates training on RAMSeS, ECU policies, writing effective budget justifications and other themes related to improving proposal content in adherence to federal guidelines.
  • Updates the website.