Research Administration

Our Research Administration Team is responsible for budgetary and financial management for extramural grants, contracts, gifts and university generated research funds for the following.

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Research Administration Staff

Important information

Division of Social Sciences Research Guide for Principal Investigators (Revised 10/14)

Quick Tips for Research Administration

Ledger Review Requirements

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR (UCOP Contracts and Grants Manual 6-440)

The Principal Investigator has primary responsibility for financial management and control of project funds in accordance with University and sponsor policies and procedures.  The campus Controller is also responsible for many of the management and control responsibilities listed in 6-430 as well as those listed in 6-440.  Some of the responsibilities are shared with others, including the Contracts and Grants Officer, Department Chair and College Dean.  However, it is the Principal Investigator who is involved in all aspects of award administration.