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Office of Research & Sponsored Programs

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Office of Research & Sponsored Programs

About Us

ORSP is committed to providing the financial and regulatory stewardship required in today’s research climate. In support of research and externally-funded programs, ORSP offers several services including: 

  • Assistance in searching for external funding opportunities
  • Review, approval and submission of proposals
  • Grant and contract award negotiation and acceptance
  • Support and coordination with sponsors on award issues
  • Subcontract and consulting agreement administration
  • Award Management
  • Research Compliance
  • Regulatory Controls
  • Property Management
  • Intellectual Property

General Inquiries? 

Please contact us:

By Phone:     303-871-2121

By Email:     [email protected]

By Post:       University of Denver
                    Office of Research & Sponsored Programs
                    2601 Colorado Ave., 1st Floor
                    Administrative Office Building
                    Denver, CO 80208

Project administrator assignments

Your Project Administrator (PA) is your key point of contact for Grants or Contracts. Please contact the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs at [email protected], and one of our Project Administrators will assist you.

Julie Cunningham, Director of Sponsored Programs | 303-871-4039

Assignments by Department

  • ARTI - Dina Fragkedaki x14040
  • Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences (AHSS) - Megan Whitman x14038
  • Barton Institute - Brent Taylor x14248
  • Biology - Leighann Rawls x14053
  • Burnes Center on Poverty & Homelessness - Windsor Wall x14057
  • Butler Institute for Families - Windsor Wall x14057
  • Chemistry & Biochemistry - Leighann Rawls x14053
  • Computer Science - Dina Fragkedaki x14040
  • Daniels College of Business - Brent Taylor x14248
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering - Dina Fragkedaki x14040
  • Geography - Leighann Rawls x14053
  • Graduate Research Fellowship Program Awards - Megan Whitman x14038
  • Graduate School of Professional Psychology - Windsor Wall x14057
  • Graduate School of Social Work - Windsor Wall x14057
  • Institute for the Advancement of the American Legal System - Brent Taylor x14248
  • Knoebel Institute for Healthy Aging - Megan Whitman x14038
  • Korbel School for International Studies - Brent Taylor x14248
  • Mathematics - Leighann Rawls x14053
  • Mechanical & Materials Engineering - Dina Fragkedaki x14040
  • Morgridge College of Education - Brent Taylor x14248
  • Physics & Astronomy - Leighann Rawls x14053
  • Psychology - Megan Whitman x14038
  • Sturm College of Law and Graduate Tax - Brent Taylor x14248
  • The Bridge Project - Windsor Wall x14057
  • Units not Assigned - Brent Taylor x14248
  • University College - Megan Whitman x14038