Research Administration

Providing pre- and post-award management, assisting SEAS faculty with award submission, grant administration, and reporting

The staff of the SEAS Research Administration office provides guidance on all aspects of proposal development and submission, as well as transition assistance for funded projects and account closeouts. Services include:

  • advice and assistance regarding appropriate funding sources

  • project development, budget preparation, proposal review and submission 

  • interpretation of university and sponsor policies

  • acting as the liaison to the Harvard University Office for Sponsored Programs (HU-OSP) and other University offices responsible for sponsored projects approvals and negotiations 

  • pre-to-post award transition planning and support

  • expense approvals

  • funding projections and balances

  • account closeouts and final financial reports

Our goal is to provide exceptional support for investigators in creating timely, accurate, and well-developed proposals to a variety of funding sources that support research and other sponsored projects