General inquiries: Office of Sponsored Programs – 211 Lyman Hall, 315-443-2807,

Photo: Stuart Taub, director, Office of Sponsored Programs

Stuart Taub, Director

Phone: 315-443-9356

As director of the Office of Sponsored Programs, Stuart oversees a service-centered office, responsible for assisting faculty, staff and students in the preparation and submission of research proposals and the management of externally funded research and scholarly projects. Prior to his appointment as director, Taub served as interim director, associate director, and research administrator for the Office of Sponsored Programs

Photo: Lisa Kaley-Heyn, Associate Director, Office of Sponsored Programs

Lisa Kaley-Heyn, Associate Director

Phone: 315-443-9357

The associate director has the primary responsibility for all subrecipient policy development, subaward agreement drafting/negotiation and subaward management.  Additional responsibilities include the production of sponsored projects reports and data, overseeing office operations including payroll and department budgeting, and drafting/updating website content.

Photo: Amy Deppa, Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs

Amy DeppaResearch Administrator

Phone: 315-443-9355

Supports: Biomedical & Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Photo: Amy Graves, Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs

Amy GravesResearch Administrator

Phone: 315-443-9360

Supports: Biology, Chemistry, Communication Sciences & Disorders, Forensic & National Security Sciences Institute, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Science Teaching

Photo: Ross Gullo, Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs

Ross GulloResearch Administrator

Phone: 315-443-1121

Supports: Architecture, Art & Music Histories, Athletics, Center of Excellence in Environmental & Energy Systems, Center for Sustainable Community Solutions, Coalition of Museum & Art Centers, CASE, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Earth Science, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics (minus Aging Studies Institute), Hendricks Memorial Chapel, Languages, Literatures & Linguistics, Library, Newhouse School of Public Communications, Philosophy, Religion, University College (minus HEOP), Writing Program

Photo: Jennifer Ho Manion, Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs

Jennifer Ho Manion, Research Administrator

Phone: 315-443-8252

Supports: Institute for Veteran & Military Affairs, BFAS, Project Advance, Human Resources, Student Affairs, Information Studies, Burton Blatt Institute, Whitman School of Management

Photo: Caroline McMullin, Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs

Caroline McMullin, Research Administrator

Phone: 315-443-9358

Supports: School of Education, Aging Studies Institute, College of Law (minus BBI), Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs

Photo: Erin Poole, Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs

Erin Poole, Research Administrator

Phone: 315-443-1762

Supports: TBD                                                                                                                                                   

Photo: Heather DiBlasi, Subaward Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs

Heather DiBlasi, Subaward Coordinator

Phone: 315-443-2510

The Subaward Administrator assumes full responsibility for Subrecipient Monitoring activities and performs an array of activities related to subawards on sponsored projects.  These activities include all subrecipient monitoring processes as well as project specific activities such as invoice review and reporting to ensure responsible and compliant stewardship of sponsor’s funds.

Photo: Bradley LaPar, Grants & Contracts Assistant

Bradley LaPar, Grants & Contracts Assistant

Phone: 315-443-2807

The grants and contracts assistant provides administrative and clerical support to meet the needs of the department.