Research Logistics

Research Logistics

Research Logistics

Prior to initiating sponsored research and scholarly activity, the college recommends that faculty and staff members contact Patty Lanich, assistant coordinator of contracts and grants management at pal16@psu.edu or 814-898-7596 to discuss all aspects of the research and scholarly activity process, including such things as sponsor protocols and deadlines, intellectual property, budgeting, and University policies.

In addition, the college has a coordinator for strategic proposal development, Carrie Payne, who focuses on projects of large scale and potential for collaboration. She can be reached at 814-898-6686 or cap15@psu.edu.

Penn State Behrend Faculty Research Handbook (PDF Format) | (Word Format): Provides an overview of sponsored research primarily targeting new faculty members, along with two important checklists which provide further guidance for principal investigators: Principal Investigator’s Checklist and Sponsored Research Checklist.

Penn State Behrend Research Logistics at a Glance (PDF Format) | (Word Format): Provides a summary of sponsored research protocols.