Roles and Responsibilities

Principal Investigators

  • proper technical administration of the project
  • compliance with terms and conditions of the sponsored agreement
  • managing project funds within the approved budget
  • timely completion and submission of required technical reports
  • complying with university and sponsor policies and procedures

 

Grants Accounting (post-award)  

  • set up project in FMS
  • provide guidance on allowable uses of funds, terms and conditions, and university procedures
  • complete and submit all required financial reports
  • invoice sponsors according to billing schedule
  • receive and process checks and ACH payments for projects
  • assist with generating and requesting budget revisions and no cost extensions
  • respond to auditor requests

 

Office of Sponsored Programs and Research (pre-award)

  • Proposal/application process
  • Negotiate and generate contract agreements with sponsors
  • Subaward contracts
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