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Office of Sponsored Programs

Serves as the principal point of contact for individuals seeking and/or managing external funding for research, scholarship, and creative activities. It acknowledges and supports the efforts of faculty in seeking and utilizing external funding on behalf of their own professional interests and on behalf of the university’s mission.

How to Obtain and Manage Research Grants

Faculty: Select a resource box for more information regarding that step of the grant process.

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Administration

Lori Ciccone, MBA, CRA

Executive Director
Office: RAB 110
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-5541

Jordan Haines

Assistant to Executive Director
Office: RAB 100A
Phone: 702-895-5359

Leslie Wideman-Henry

Program Officer I, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 114
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-1310

Lyndsay Ifo, CRA

Contract Manager, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 103
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-5304

Althea Sheets

Awards Manager, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 104
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-1880

Team Gray

Hallie Lyons, CRA

Research Administration Manager, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 115
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-3104

Francisco Mejia, CRA

Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 116
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-0430

Drew Ehlert, CRA

Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 107
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-1153

Team Scarlet

Stephanie Page, CRA

Research Administration Manager, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 113
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-1895

Felicia Sumler, CRA

Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 107
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-5525

MinSun Park, MHA, CRA

Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 102
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-3843

Financial Research Team

Mary Vicuna-Howe, CRA

Post Award Associate Director, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 117
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-1151

Jane Kober, CRA

Financial Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 111
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-0529

Ruth Lopez, CRA

Financial Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 102
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-1150

Quentin Murrel, CRA

Financial Research Administrator, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 112
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-0528

Joe Short

Financial Research Administrator (temporarily assigned)
Office: RAB 118
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-1423

Jaime Woods

Financial Research Administrator (temporarily assigned), Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 100B
Phone: 702-895-1952

James Wright

Grants Analyst, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 118
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-1659

Laura Anders

Grants Analyst, Office of Sponsored Programs
Office: RAB 112
Mail Code: 1055
Phone: 702-895-1445