Name: Cecilia Bruce
          Compliance Officer
Phone: 713.313.7079
Email: brucece@tsu.edu

Name: Adana F. Brown
          Project Coordinator II
Phone: 713.313.7475
Email: brown _af@tsu.edu

Research Funding & Pre-Award Services

The Department of Research Funding and Pre-Award Services provide a full range of assistance to faculty, staff and administrators in obtaining and administering funding from non-University sources to support Texas Southern University’s research and scholarly activities.

These services include:

  • Identifying potential source of external funding (Federal, State, Local, and Private) for extramural research and scholarly activities.
  • Assisting in obtaining appropriate program guidelines and forms.
  • Reviewing proposals for compliance with University policies and agency terms.
  • Assisting faculty and staff with proposal editing and budget review
  • Overseeing the transmittal of proposal to funding agencies in a timely manner.
  • Assisting with obtaining institutional approvals.
  • Preparing and negotiating subcontracts for those projects containing these requirements.
  • Maintaining databases of proposal submissions and awards.
  • Presenting   proposal / grant related workshops for faculty and staff.
  • Serving as a resource for questions regarding all aspects non-financial research administration