Contact a Grant Expert

Staff members from Sponsored Projects Services (SPS) and the Office of Research Advancement (ORA) can help you with research proposals. SPS is responsible for development, review and submission of sponsored funding proposals. SPS also helps manage your awards. ORA can assist in developing, editing and formatting your proposal.

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ORA Team Members

ORA staff members help in developing, editing and formatting proposals.

Kim Burns.

Kimberly K. Burns, BS

Sr. Proposal Manager, ORA

Phone: (716) 645-5382

Email: kshort@buffalo.edu

Alex DeSha.

Alex DeSha, BA

Proposal Manager, ORA

Phone: (716) 645-5374

Email: adesha@buffalo.edu

Lindsay Chakan, PhD.

Lindsay Chakan, PhD

Editor, ORA

Phone: (716) 645-5696

Email: lindsayy@buffalo.edu

Menna.

Menna-Kristina Mbah, MA

Proposal Manager, ORA

Phone: (716) 645-6041

Email: mennakri@buffalo.edu

Maggie Shea.

Maggie Shea

Coordinator Programs and Events, Research and Economic Development

Phone: (716) 645-5376

Email: mshea3@buffalo.edu

Karyn E. Ventrilla.

Karyn E. Ventrilla, MS

Project Coordinator, Research and Economic Development

Phone: (716) 645-9176

Email: karynven@buffalo.edu

Shawn Miller.

Shawn Miller '21

Student Assistant, ORA

Phone: (716) 645-5373

Email: ovpr.sjm52@research.buffalo.edu

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Matthew Zaffram '21

Student Assistant, ORA

Phone: (716) 645-5373

Email: ovpr.mpzaffra@research.buffalo.edu