- Offers guidance in appropriate construction of proposals to address NIH or other sponsor guidelines.
- Routinely works closely with PIs to provide scientific editing and experienced advice.
- Develops cohesive and consistent documents by integrating all sections of research grant applications.
- Interfaces with College of Medicine – Phoenix Department Administrators and UAHS Research Administrators to prepare proposals for submission through UA Sponsored Projects in Tucson.
Carol served for 30 years as a Research Scientist at the University of Arizona Colleges of Medicine in Tucson and Phoenix. She has a scholarly record of 80 full-length publications, an h-index of 38 and is a successful co-author and administrator of several NIH research and small business grants. In 2010, Carol transitioned to Research Administration as the manager of Research Grants and Contracts, where she has supported UA College of Medicine – Phoenix faculty in the pre-award area with development, preparation and submission of proposals — including the NIH C06 vivarium construction grant. Having managed a large research lab and consulted in the areas of cell biology, cell culture and experimental design, Carol has developed a special interest in scientific editing and enjoys working one-on-one with faculty to develop all aspects of research proposals to ensure that each investigator submits their best effort for success in research funding.