Staff Directory

Office of Sponsored Programs

Director

Pre-Award

Pre-Award Service Areas

Pre-Award Specialists in the Office of Sponsored Programs provide support for a number of functions related to grants, cooperative agreements, contracts, and other research-related functions. Details regarding specific support areas and the primary points of contact appear below. For general Pre-Award questions or issues, please contact Tom Marcussen, OSP Director
((414) 229-4537, marcusse@uwm.edu).

Are you seeking to submit an application for a grant, cooperative agreement, intergovernmental personnel assignment or subaward?

If so, UWM’s divisions, schools, departments, and units are supported by Senior Grant Specialists:

School/College/Division/Other Pre-Award Contact
Contracts
Cultural Resource Management
Incoming Subawards – Awards (Subaward Review/Negotiation)
Non-Financial
Vincent Bauer
(414) 229-2487
vrbauer@uwm.edu
Administrative Affairs
Anthropology
Art History
Arts
Center for Economic Development
Center for Jewish Studies
Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies
CIE
Communication
Economics
English
Ethnic Studies
Foreign Languages & Literature
French, Italian, & Comparative Literature
Freshwater Sciences
General Education Administration
Geography
Graduate School
History
Institute for Survey & Policy Research
Language Resource Center
Libraries
McNair Program
Nursing
Office of Research
Office of Undergraduate Research
Philosophy
Political Science
Psychology
Public Health
SARUP
Sociology
Student Affairs
WUWM
Allison Kaminsky
(414) 229-5667
kaminsky@uwm.edu
UWM Foundation Erika Kirkstein-Zastrow
kirkste3@uwm.edu
Business Administration
Center for Aging & Translational Research
Education
Electrical Engineering
Health Sciences
Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Nonprofit Management
School of Continuing Education
Social Welfare
SOIS
UITS
Katherine Kober
(414) 229-5692
odonnelk@uwm.edu
Outgoing Subawards John Payant
(414) 229-3811
payantj@uwm.edu
Academic Affairs
Biomedical Engineering
Biosciences
CEAS Dean’s Office
Chemistry
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Computer Science
Conservation & Environmental Science
Field Station
Geosciences
Materials Engineering
Math Sciences
NIEHS Core Center
Physics
Restructure Colleges
Student Success
Ann Shiras
(414) 229-3077
ashiras@uwm.edu

Are you seeking other pre-award support, such as:

  • The review and approval of a contract with a sponsor, including a master contract?
  • Work with an industry sponsor, including the submission of a SBIR or STTR grant application?
  • Create a subaward for a collaborator at another institution on your funded project?
  • Review and approve a material transfer agreement, either coming into or out of UWM?
  • Review and approve a confidentiality agreement?
  • Review and approve a data use agreement?

If so, please contact Tom Marcussen (marcusse@uwm.edu, (414) 229-4537).

Post-Award

Post-Award Service Areas

Post-award specialists serve specific constituent groups. A list of assignments appears below. For general post-award questions or issues, please contact Tom Marcussen.

School/College/Division/Other Post-Award Contact
Arts
Freshwater Sciences
Restructure Colleges
SOIS
Student Affairs
Student Success
UITS
Carla Durand
(414) 229-6012
durandc@uwm.edu
Academic Affairs
Administrative Affairs
Anthropology
Art History
Business Administration
Center for Economic Development
Center for Jewish Studies
Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies
CIE
Communication
Cultural Resource Management
Economics
English
Ethnic Studies
Foreign Languages & Literature
French, Italian, & Comparative Literature
General Education Administration
Geography
Graduate School
History
Institute for Survey & Policy Research
Language Resource Center
McNair Program
Nonprofit Management
Office of Research
Office of Undergraduate Research
Philosophy
Political Science
Public Health
SARUP
Sociology
WUWM
Marie Fricano
(414) 229-6935
lauma@uwm.edu
Biosciences
Chemistry
Conservation & Environmental Science
Field Station
Geosciences
Math Sciences
NIEHS Core Center
Physics
Psychology
School of Continuing Education
Betty McManus
(414) 229-2577
mcmanuse@uwm.edu
Biomedical Engineering
CEAS
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Katie Salatto
(414) 229-4913
kmilella@uwm.edu
Center for Aging & Translational Research
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Education
Health Sciences
Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering
Libraries
Materials Engineering
Nursing
Social Welfare
Louise White
(414) 229-3279
whitels@uwm.edu

Research Development

profile photoSchoenecker, MichelleOffice of Research(414) 229-2747schoene7@uwm.edu

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profile photoWhittenberger-Keith, KariOffice of Research(414) 229-4062kariwk@uwm.edu

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Administrative & Financial Services

Center for Urban Population Health

profile photoBerger, LisaAcademic Program DirectorCenter for Urban Population Health414-229-5620lberger@uwm.eduEnderis Hall 1173

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profile photoZusevics, Kaija L.Associate ResearcherCenter for Urban Population Health414-219-5114Kaija.Zusevics@aurora.org

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Socially Responsible Evaluation in Education

profile photoCain, BethProgram EvaluatorSocially Responsible Evaluation in Education (SREed)

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profile photoDavis, Gerald (Scott)Senior EvaluatorSocially Responsible Evaluation in Educationdavisgs@uwm.eduEnderis Hall 659

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profile photoGilman, LeonData AnalystSocially Responsible Evaluation in Education (SREed)ljgilman@uwm.eduEnderis Hall 264

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profile photoJones, CurtisSenior Scientist; Director- SREedSocially Responsible Evaluation in Education (SREed)(312) 421-0277jones554@uwm.eduEnderis Hall 663

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profile photoSchmidlkofer, JosephProgram EvaluatorSocially Responsible Evaluation in Education (SREed)Enderis Hall

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profile photoWestrum, RachelProject ManagerConsulting Office for Research & Evaluation(414) 731-8201westrum@uwm.eduEnderis Hall 769

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Water Technology Accelerator

profile photoAbbas, AhmadResearch AssistantWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoAmano, RyoProfessor of Mechanical EngineeringWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoChang, WoojinAssociate ProfessorMechanical Engineering(414) 229-6614wjchang@uwm.eduEng & Math Sciences 1113

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profile photoChang, JingboPostdoctoral FellowWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoChen, JunhongFacultyMaterials Science & Engineering; Mechanical Engineeringjhchen@uwm.eduEng & Math Sciences 1225

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profile photoEdwards, ByronWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoElgammal, TarekResearch AssistantWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)elgammal@uwm.edu
profile photoGohari, ZahraWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoGruenewald, LilyLab InternWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoHable, BasilWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoHonts, AdamWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoLin, YutingWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoManjili, MohsenWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoNihongi, AiResearch AssociateSchool of Freshwater Sciences

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profile photoRahman, Mohammad Rizwen UrWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoRubio, JeremyResearch TechnicianSchool of Freshwater Sciences

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profile photoSilva, Marcia R.Facility ManagerWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA) - Global Water Centermsilva@uwm.edu

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profile photoStrickler, J. RudiShaw Distinguished ProfessorBiological Sciences(414) 382-1740jrs@uwm.eduGLRF Main Building 137

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profile photoSui, XiaoyuResearch AssistantWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoWahlig, ShaunResearch TechnicianWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA) - Global Water Center

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profile photoZhang, YanWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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profile photoZhou, Guihua RozeResearch AssistantWater Technology Accelerator (WaTA)

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