Pre-Award + Post-Award staff assignments

Pre-Award and Post-Award specialists are assigned to teams and manage projects for designated units.

Full staff directory

Pre-Award teams

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Agile Technology Solutions
  • Applied English Center
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Architecture, Design & Planning, School of
  • Center for Education Testing & Evaluation
  • Center for Educational Opportunity Programs
  • Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis
  • Center for Public Partnerships & Research
  • Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets
  • Center for Research Methods & Data Analysis
  • Center for Sustainability
  • Center for Teaching Excellence
  • Chancellor's Office
  • Chemical & Petroleum Engineering
  • Civil, Environmental & Architectural Engineering
  • Continuing Education
    • Kansas Fire & Rescue Training Institute
    • Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center
  • Dole Institute of Politics
  • Education, School of
    • Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies
    • Department of Educational Psychology
    • Department of Curriculum & Teaching
    • Department of Special Education
  • Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
  • Energy Research Council
  • Graduate Studies
    • Office of Graduate Military Programs
  • Health, Sport & Exercise Science
  • Information & Telecommunication Technology Center
  • Institute for Bioengineering Research
  • Institute for Policy & Social Research
  • Intercollegiate Athletics
  • International Programs
    • International Short Programs
  • Journalism
  • Kansas Geological Survey
  • Law, School of
  • Learning Communities
  • Legal Services for Students
  • Libraries
  • Lied Center
  • McNair Scholars Program
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music, School of
  • Office of Research
  • Pharmacy, School of
  • Professional Studies, School of
  • Provost's Office
    • Center for Online & Distance Learning
    • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging
    • Sexual Assault Prevention & Education
  • Dole Institute of Politics
  • Psychological Research in Education
  • Social Welfare, School of
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Student Affairs
    • Counseling & Psychological Services
  • Student Health Services Administration
  • Transportation Research Center
  • Undergraduate Studies
  • University Career Center
  • University Press of Kansas
  • Vice Provost for Student Success
  • American Studies
  • Applied Behavioral Sciences
  • Audio Reader
  • Biodiversity Institute
  • Biomedical Services Laboratory
  • Biotech Innovation & Optimization Center
  • Business
  • Center for East Asian Studies
  • Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies
  • Center for Online & Distance Learning
  • Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies
  • Center for Science Education
  • Chemistry
  • College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • Computational Biology
  • East Asian Languages & Cultures
  • Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Global & International Studies
  • Hall Center for the Humanities
  • High Throughput Screening Laboratory
  • Institute for Advancing Medical Innovation
  • Kansas African Studies Center
  • Kansas Biological Survey & Center for Ecological Research
    • Kansas Applied Remote Sensing
  • KANU Radio
  • KU Memorial Unions
  • Latin American Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Mass Spectrometry Laboratory
  • Mathematics
  • Microscopy & Analytical Imaging Laboratory
  • Molecular Biosciences
  • Molecular Graphic/Modeling Laboratory
  • Molecular Structures Group
  • NMR Laboratory
  • NSF EPSCoR
  • Physics & Astronomy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Public Safety Office
  • Sociology
  • Spanish & Portuguese
  • Speech, Language & Hearing
  • Transgenic Gene Knockout Laboratory

Any unlisted College of Liberal Arts & Sciences departments are assigned to Team Two.


Post-Award teams

Post-Award teams handle award management, billing and invoicing, payroll and tuition, and award processing.

Post-Award Services Teams

Contact Award Management at pas@ku.edu.


Find your Award Management Services staff

AMS staff members support the following portfolios of principal investigators from award start through closeout.

Award Management Services staff PI portfolios
AMS contactPrincipal investigators
Akers, Shelby
Humanities & Cross Disciplinary Team
Grant Coordinator
s.akers@ku.edu
785-864-0363
  • Adams, Glenn
  • Cazeaux, Paul
  • Chen, Geng
  • Chong, Kelly
  • Dao, Hai Long
  • Hardesty, Jo
  • Hernandez, Daniel
  • Jiang, Yunfeng
  • Johnson, Mathew
  • LaPierre, Tracey
  • Liu, Weishi
  • Liu, Zhipeng
  • MacGonagle, Elizabeth
  • Martin, Jeremy
  • Miedlar, Agnieszka
  • Neidert, Pamela
  • Nualart, David
  • Oh, Myunghyun
  • Phillips, Jean
  • Shao, Shuanglin
  • Sheldon, Jan
  • Stanislavova, Milena
  • Stefanov, Atanas
  • Tu, Xuemin
  • VanDeRiet, Keith
  • Witt, Emily
Benfield, Beth
Biologies & Pharmacy Team
Grant Officer
bknapik@ku.edu
  • Barybin, Mikhail
  • Benson Jr, David
  • Berrie, Cindy
  • Bowman-James, Kristin
  • Desaire, Heather
  • Dunn, Robert
  • Hanson, Paul
  • Johnson, Carey
  • Kuczera, Krzysztof
  • Laird, Brian
  • Soper, Steven
  • Thompson, Ward
  • Tunge, Jon
  • Witek, Malgorzata
Blocker, Michael
Engineering & Earth Sciences Team
Grant Coordinator
mblocker@ku.edu
785-864-6160
  • Blakemore, James
  • Bravo Suarez, Juan
  • Caricato, Marco
  • Leonard, Kevin
  • Lyon, Christopher
  • Shiflett, Mark
  • Subramaniam, Bala

Chace, Mandi
Engineering & Earth Sciences Team
Grant Coordinator
mandikc@ku.edu
785-864-2364

  • Depcik, Christopher
  • Dougherty, Ronald
  • Fang, Huazhen
  • Friis, Elizabeth
  • Husic, Admin
  • Kwon, Gibum
  • Li, Xianglin
  • Liu, Lin
  • Roundy, Joshua
  • Tamerler Behar, Candan

Chilcoat, Jessica
Humanities & Cross Disciplinary Team
Grant Manager
jchilcoat@ku.edu
785-864-5242

  • Basham, James
  • Cole, Brian
  • Fry, Andrew
  • Fry, Mary
  • Ginsberg, Richard (temporary)
  • Harvey, Susan
  • Herda, Trent
  • Hines, Dorothy
  • Mann, Bryan
  • Parker, Eugene
  • Patterson, Meagan
  • Reynolds, Matthew
  • Rury III, John
  • Skrtic, Thomas
  • Song, Kwangok
  • Twombly, Susan
Conard, Kim
Education & Social Improvement Team
Grant Coordinator
kim.conard@ku.edu
785-864-4660
  • Akin, Rebecca
  • Bagwell-Gray, Meredith
  • Brook, Joanna
  • Brook, Jody
  • Byers, Kaela
  • Carlson, Juliana
  • Holmes, Cheryl
  • Jen, Sarah
  • Levy, Michelle
  • Mabry, Allyson
  • Mendenhall, Amy
  • Wendel-Hummell, Carrie
Conley, Chelsea
Engineering & Earth Sciences Team
Grant Coordinator
cmconley@ku.edu
785-864-1074
  • Bohling, Geoffrey
  • Butler Jr, James
  • Hasiuk, Franciszek
  • Holubnyak, Yevhen
  • Iqbal, Asif (temporary assignment)
  • Layzell, Anthony
  • Look, Kurt (temporary assignment)
  • Mandel, Rolfe
  • Miller, Richard (temporary assignment)
  • Mohammadi Dehcheshmehi, Sahar
  • Nelson, Kenneth (temporary assignment)
  • Ortega-Ariza, Diana
  • Seybold, Erin
  • Smith, Jon
  • Stewart, Debora
  • Wilson, Blake
Delaney, Kelli
Biologies & Pharmacy Team
Grant Coordinator
kelli.delaney@ku.edu
785-864-8183
  • Backes, James
  • Berkland, Cory
  • Blanco, Gustavo
  • Boskovic, Zarko
  • Britt, Nicholas
  • Burkhardt, Crystal
  • DeKosky, Brandon
  • Funk, Ryan
  • Muma, Nancy
  • Rajewski, Roger
  • Rosa-Molinar, Eduardo
  • Roy, Anuradha
  • Schoeneich, Christian
  • Shrader, Sarah
  • Siahaan, Teruna
  • Smith, Adam
  • Subramanian, Jaichandar
  • Wang, Zijun
  • Wolfe, Michael
Ding, Jenny
Biologies & Pharmacy Team
Grant Coordinator
cding@ku.edu
785-864-7134
  • Dobrowsky, Rick (temporary assignment)
  • Hartley, Meredith (temporary assignment)
  • Lovell, Scott (temporary assignment)
  • Lunte, Susan
  • Misra, Anil
  • Schoenen, Frank (temporary assignment)
  • Spencer, Paulette
  • Volkin, David
  • Yang, Xinmai
  • Wang, Zhuo (temporary assignment)
Dollar, Matt
Biologies & Pharmacy Team
Grant Coordinator
mdollar@ku.edu
785-864-0563
  • Beach, James
  • Beard, Kenneth
  • Bever, James
  • Billings, Sharon
  • Bowman-James, Kristin (EPSCoR)
  • Brown, Rafe
  • Freeman, Craig
  • Lieberman, Bruce
  • Moyle, Robert
  • Rogers, David
  • Schultz, Peggy
  • Sikes, Benjamin
  • Stewart, Aimee
  • Thorp III, James
  • Vieglais, David
Fu, Jun
Humanities & Cross Disciplinary Team
Grant Coordinator
junfu@ku.edu
785-864-6845
  • Bean, Alice
  • Ewing, Mark
  • Fischer, Christopher
  • Hale, Richard
  • Huang, Cheng
  • Kaplinger, Brian
  • McLaughlin, Craig
  • Tapia Takaki, Jesus Daniel
  • Wang, Zhi
  • Wu, Huixuan
Hinman, Robin
Humanities & Cross Disciplinary Team
Grant Coordinator
rhinman@ku.edu
785-864-7717
  • Alexander, Warren
  • Alian, Mohammad
  • Aly, Esam Eldin
  • Bardas, Alexandru
  • Blunt, Shannon
  • Hashemi, Morteza
  • Hoque, Tamzidul
  • Hui, Rongqing
  • Kim, Taejoon
  • Kulkarni, Prasad
  • Li, Fengjun
  • Luo, Bo
  • McCormick, Patrick
  • Perrins, Erik
  • Symons, John
  • Yun, Heechul
  • Zhong, Cuncong
Lanpher, Brad
Education & Social Improvement Team
Grant Coordinator
b220l063@ku.edu
785-864-7857
  • Barton, Jared
  • Cizek, Meghan (temporary assignment)
  • Counts, Jacqueline (temporary assignment)
  • Gardner, Sara (temporary assignment)
  • Gillam, Rebecca (temporary assignment)
  • Ecker-Lyster, Meghan
  • Kamatuka, Ngondi
  • Koebley, Sarah
  • Lemon, Michael (temporary assignment)
  • Murray, Angela
  • Naemi Jimenez, Pegah (temporary assignment)
  • Thompson, William
  • Sprague-Jones, Jessica (temporary assignment)
  • Von Esenwein, Silke (temporary assignment) 
Leite, Rebecca
Engineering & Earth Sciences Team
Grant Coordinator
rebeccaleite@ku.edu
785-864-8982
  • Bennett, Caroline
  • Cai, Hongyi (temporary assignment)
  • Collins, William
  • Darabi Konartakhteh, Masoud (temporary assignment)
  • Darwin, David
  • Han, Jie
  • Hansen, Amy
  • Lequesne, Remy
  • Li, Jian
  • Lines, Brian (temporary assignment)
  • Medina, Mario
  • O'Reilly, Matthew
  • Parsons, Robert (temporary assignment)
  • Peltier, Edward (temporary assignment)
  • Sturm, Belinda
  • Sutley, Elaina
  • Tran, Dai (temporary assignment)
Lytle, David
Engineering & Earth Sciences Team
Grant Coordinator
d875l898@ku.edu
785-864-5187
  • Besson, David
  • Cravens, Thomas
  • Crossfield, Ian
  • Feldman, Hume
  • Kong, Kyoungchul
  • Lewis, Ian
  • Medvedev, Mikhail
  • Murray, Michael
  • Rogan, Christopher
  • Royon, Christophe
  • Rudnick, Gregory
  • Wu, Judy
  • Zhao, Hui
Mathews, John
Biologies & Pharmacy Team
Grant Coordinator
jmathews@ku.edu
785-864-2465
  • Ackley, Brian
  • Azuma, Mizuki
  • Azuma, Yoshiaki
  • Chandler, Josephine
  • Davido, David
  • Dixon, Dan (temporary assignment)
  • Du, Fang
  • Du, Heng (temporary assignment)
  • Everman, Elizabeth
  • Fehr, Anthony
  • Guo, Lan (temporary assignment)
  • Hageman, Michael
  • Lamb, Audrey
  • Macdonald, Stuart
  • Neufeld, Kristi
  • Oakley, Berl
  • Picking, Wendy
  • Picking, William
  • Slusky, Joanna
  • Wang, Jingxin
Russell, Mindy
Humanities & Cross Disciplinary Team
Grant Coordinator
mindyr@ku.edu
785-864-0353
  • Avdan, Nazli
  • Bailey, Beth
  • Caminero-Santangelo, Martha
  • Dwyer, Arienne
  • Graham, Maryemma
  • Haider-Markel, Donald
  • Hardison, Ayesha
  • Hofman, Jack
  • Kennedy, John
  • McKenzie, Andrew
  • Metz, Brent
  • Stinson, Philip
  • Takeyama, Akiko
  • Ukpokodu, Peter
Scheetz, Betty
Engineering & Earth Sciences Team
Grant Coordinator
betty.scheetz@ku.edu
785-864-0182
  • Koch, Lisa
  • Kondyli, Alexandra
  • Mohammed, Hemin
  • Schrock, Steven
Schneider, Alec
Education & Social Improvement Team
Grant Coordinator
schneiderad@ku.edu
785-864-0060
  • Cope, Dale
  • Cox, Owen (temporary assignment)
  • Garstka, Teri (temporary assignment)
  • Harms, Randi (temporary assignment)
  • Karvonen, Meagan
  • Kingston, Neal
  • Martin, Susan
  • Rowe, Neil (temporary assignment)
  • Swinburne Romine, Russell
Spainhower, Denise
Engineering & Earth Sciences Team
Grant Officer
dspainhower@ku.edu
785-864-4014
  • Bartlow, Noel
  • Blum, Michael
  • Devlin, John
  • Franseen, Evan
  • Goldstein, Robert
  • Harper, Dustin
  • Hasiotis, Stephen
  • Hill, Mary
  • Macpherson, Gwendolyn
  • Marshall, Craig
  • McLean, Noah
  • Olcott Marshall, Alison
  • Rankey, Eugene
  • Schulmeister, Marcia
  • Suarez, Marina
  • Taylor, Michael
  • Walker, James
Stella, Elise
Humanities & Cross Disciplinary Team
Grant Coordinator
e.stella@ku.edu
785-864-0951
  • Baker, Whitney
  • Cecil, Patricia
  • Chen, Yi Chun
  • Chernetsky, Vitaly
  • Cokelet, Bradford
  • Deer, Sarah
  • Fuller, Randall
  • Geana, Mugur
  • Hanson Abromeit, Deanna
  • Hedeman, Anne
  • Jordan, Mary Anne
  • Kokobobo, Ani
  • Li, Yan
  • Perkins, Jonathan
  • Rhine, Kathryn
  • Roediger, David
  • Rosenblum, Brian
  • Schieberle, Misty
  • Scott, Erik
  • Seo, Hyunjin
  • Stiller, Maya
  • Velasco, Maria
Tomlin, Criss
Biologies & Pharmacy Team
Grant Coordinator
ctomlin@ku.edu
785-864-4012
  • Agusto, Folashade
  • Blumenstiel, Justin
  • Brox, Alison
  • Burgin, Amy
  • Cartwright, Paulyn
  • Colella, Jocelyn
  • De Guzman, Roberto
  • Egan, Susan
  • Gleason, Jennifer
  • Glor, Richard
  • Hileman, Lena
  • Kelly, John
  • Lundquist, Erik
  • Orive, Maria
  • Short, Andrew
  • Timmons, Lisa
  • Unckless, Robert
  • Wagner, Margaret
Trammell, Cat
Biologies & Pharmacy Team
Grant Coordinator
cat.trammell@ku.edu
785-864-7860
  • Forrest, Marcus (temporary assignment)
  • Hefty, Phillip
  • Jackson, Timothy
  • Johnson, David (temporary assignment)
  • Sathyamoorthi, Shyam (temporary assignment)
Unruh, Isley
Biologies & Pharmacy Team
Grant Coordinator
isley.unruh@ku.edu
785-864-6718
  • Adair, Mary
  • Atkinson, Brian
  • Baer, Sara
  • Baker, Debra
  • Foster, Bryan
  • Gonzalez, Victor
  • Harris, Theodore
  • Holder, Mark
  • Houts, Michael
  • Jensen, Kirsten
  • Kastens, Jude
  • Kindscher, Kelly
  • Loecke, Terrance
  • MacDonald, Teresa
  • McGill, Bonnie
  • McKenna, Thomas
  • Peterson, Andrew
  • Soberon, Jorge
Walter, DeLynne
Engineering & Earth Sciences Team
Grant Coordinator
dewalter@ku.edu
785-864-2367
  • Brunsell, Nathaniel
  • Chan, Wai-Lun
  • Cheong, So-Min
  • Johnson, Michael
  • Kirkpatrick, Allison
  • Mechem, David
  • Mills, Elisabeth
  • Sanders, Stephen
  • Stachnik, Justin
  • Vanderveen, Cornelis
  • Weis, David
Waters, Renae
Humanities & Cross Disciplinary Team
Grant Coordinator
r292m527@ku.edu
785-864-0446
  • Beck, Darin
  • Bergman, Patricia
  • Bolick, Joshua
  • Braun, Cassandra
  • Brockman, Jennifer
  • Coleman, Audrey
  • Cordell, Stacy
  • Garcia, Heidi
  • Hardy, Saralyn
  • Huerter, Aaron
  • Johnson, Rachel
  • Lovato-Winston, Feloniz
  • McCoy, Kelly
  • Ng, Jennifer
  • Roberts, Jennifer
  • Scouffas, Anthea
  • Skinner, Daniel
  • Straughn, MaryCelka
Watkins, Tracie
Humanities & Cross Disciplinary Team
Grant Officer
twatkins@ku.edu
785-864-7288
  • Arnold, Emily
  • Braaten, David
  • Branicky, Michael
  • Chao, Haiyang
  • Davidson, Andrew
  • Duncan, Tyrone
  • Keshmiri, Shawn
  • Leuschen, Carlton
  • Paden, John
  • Rodriguez-Morales, Fernando
  • Salandrino, Alessandro
  • Shontz, Suzanne
  • Walters, James
Willson, Katy
Biologies & Pharmacy Team
Grant Coordinator
kwillson@ku.edu
785-864-7839
  • Farrell, Mark
  • Miao, Yinglong
  • Michaelis, Elias
  • Peterson, Dana
  • Reuman, Daniel
  • Robinson, Jennifer
  • Vakser, Ilya
  • Wu, Xiaoqing
  • Xu, Liang
Yan, Claire
Humanities & Cross Disciplinary Team
Grant Coordinator
claireyan@ku.edu
785-864-1771
  • Biernat, Monica
  • Christine, Mary
  • Gillath, Omri
  • Gist-Mackey, Angela
  • Greenhoot, Andrea
  • Hall, Amber
  • Jongman, Allard
  • Katz, William
  • Pope, Anna
  • Tremblay, Annie
  • Van de Riet, Amy
  • Zhang, Jie
  • Zogry, Michael
Zeigler, Amy
Engineering & Earth Sciences Team
Grant Coordinator
amyzeigler@ku.edu
785-864-0342
  • Allgeier, Alan
  • Barati Ghahfarokhi, Reza
  • Camarda, Kyle
  • Dhar, Prajnaparamita
  • Kalantari Dahaghi, Amirmasoud
  • Li, Xiaoli
  • Nguyen, Trung
  • Scurto, Aaron
  • Stearns, Leigh
  • Tao, Feng
  • Williams, Susan