Director of Research and Grants
Amber identifies potential research funders and supports faculty in preparing proposals for sponsored projects, ensuring compliance with all Baylor and sponsor guidelines. An additional focus area includes managing pre- and post-award operations related to externally funded research grants. By maintaining contact with the Office of the Vice Provost for Research and the Director of Marketing and Communications, she seeks to maximize opportunities for publications and visibility of award approvals. She collaborates with the Office of Sponsored Programs and University Development to seek funding opportunities for the research priorities of the Diana R. Garland School of Social Work.