RESEARCH AND SPONSORED PROJECTS OFFICE

Titan Hall, 2nd Floor, 1121 North State College Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92831-3014
Name & Title Email Phone Number
Dr. Chris Liu
Associate Vice President,
Office of Research and Sponsored Projects
Website
cyliu@fullerton.edu  (657) 278-8205
Leilani de Castro 
Administrative Analyst I,
Office of Research and Sponsored Projects
ldecastro@fullerton.edu (657) 278-3360
Fax:(657) 278-7238
TBD
Administrative Assistant to Associate Vice President,
Office of Research and Sponsored Projects
 

RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT OFFICE

Dr. Tami "Sunnie" Foy 
Director, Office of Research Development
Website
 tfoy@fullerton.edu (657) 278-2134
Catherine Anders 
Research Grants Specialist,
Mihaylo College of Business and Economics SGMH- 4118
 canders@fullerton.edu (657) 278-7677 
Natalie Gharibian 
Research Grants Specialist,
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
   
Dr. Lisa Lopez, 
Research Grants Specialist,
College of Health and Human Development
Education Classroom,  686
 lisalopez@fullerton.edu (657) 278-4566
Gail Matsunaga
Grant Writing Coordinator
McCarthy Hall, 129 (main campus) 
 gmatsunaga@fullerton.edu (657) 278-4095 
Steve Reyes 
Research Grants Specialist,
College of Education
College Park, 520-05
 streyes@fullerton.edu (657) 278-4390 

Amber Wynn
STEM Research Grant Developer,
College of Engineering and Computer Science/College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

awynn@fullerton.edu (657) 278-7279

RESEARCH COMPLIANCE 

Dr. Elaine Rutkowski
Interim Research Compliance Officer
 erutkowski@fullerton.edu  
Grace Amaya
Interim Research Compliance Specialist
irb@fullerton.edu  657-278-7719 

GRANTS AND CONTRACTS Office

Paulina Tagle
Director for Grants and Contracts Office
 ptagle@fullerton.edu (657) 278-7679
Myrna Weber
Assistant Director
 myweber@fullerton.edu (657) 278-4678
Allison Nguyen
Grants and Contracts Officer
 allisonnguyen@fullerton.edu (657) 278-7621
Tina Tranilla
Grants and Contracts Officer
 ttranilla@fullerton.edu (657) 278-4097
Michelle Rincon
Administrative Support Assistant II
 mirincon@fullerton.edu (657) 278-7532

POST AWARD SUPPORT SERVICES

Grace Amaya
Post Award Specialist
 gamaya@fullerton.edu (657) 278-7763

SPONSORED PROGRAMS ADMINISTRATION (AUXILIARY SERVICES CORP.)

Sydney Dawes
Director for Sponsored Programs
 sdawes@fullerton.edu (657) 278-4103

STUDENT CREATIVE ACTIVITIES AND RESEARCH

Dr. Nathalie Carrick
Faculty Fellow,
Education Classroom, 346
 ncarrick@fullerton.edu (657) 278-5593
Dr. Terri Patchen 
Faculty Fellow,
Education Classroom, 346
 tpatchen@fullerton.edu (657) 278-2034

ACADEMIC AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS 
(JOINTLY SUPPORTED BY UA FOUNDATION RELATIONS AND ACADEMIC AFFAIRS)

Dr. Jessie Jones
Assistant Vice President for Academic and Community Partnerships
jjones@fullerton.edu (657) 278-2620

OTHER RELATED RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

Dr. Sora Tanjasiri 
Director for Health Promotions Research Institute,
Kinesiology and Health Sciences, 115B 
 stanjasiri@fullerton.edu (657) 278-4592