Research Grant Administration

As an office within the Finance Department, Research Administration provides review and oversight for externally funded research including federal grants, foundation awards and industry-sponsored projects.



  • Reviews proposals for budgetary reasonableness, compliance with sponsor terms and conditions and National Jewish Health policy.

  • Signs proposals on behalf of the institution

  • Issues subcontracts to collaborators, bills for services provided under subcontracts and other awards issued to National Jewish Health

  • Negotiates contracts for industry-sponsored clinical trials

  • Distributes monthly expense reports for active projects. Oversees collection of periodic certifications and required effort reporting

  • Prepares the research indirect cost report and negotiates the F&A and fringe rates with the federal government

  • Assists investigators with NIH Commons registration and Cayuse registration

  • Prepares and submits final financial reports as required by sponsor / funding agency