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Research Office

From proposal preparation through project closeout, our office provides research-related financial and administrative assistance to faculty and staff.

Research Office Services

Our team can help you find and apply for funding opportunities, identify partners, navigate research administration and more.

Proposal Services

  • Identify funding opportunities
  • Review proposals
  • Locate potential partners
  • Assist with budget development
  • Coordinate with partner organizations
  • Provide new faculty research orientation

Award Management

  • Facilitate new award meetings
  • Provide guidance around federal, state, university and sponsor regulations and requirements
  • Conduct pre-audit and approval of expenditures
  • Provide project budget analysis and projections
  • Assist with project close-out
An image of the Humanities and Social Sciences research office on Hillsborough Street.

Contact Us

2526-102 Hillsborough Street
Campus Box 8115
Raleigh, NC 27695-8115

Phone: 919.513.1837
Fax: 919.515.7856

Meet the Staff

Thomas Birkland
Associate Dean for Research and Engagement
Professor
Email: tabirkla@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919-513-1834

Missy Thomas
Director of Research Administration
Email: mgseate@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919-513-1835

Paula Braswell
Post-Award Manager
Email: pmcherry@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919-513-1837

Joyce Jones Christian
Pre-Award Specialist
Email: jjjones3@ncsu.edu
Phone: 919-513-2649