Contact Information

Address and Phone Number

College of Health and Human Development

The Pennsylvania State University

3rd Floor of Health and Human Development Building

University Park, PA 16802

814-863-7241 (Main Office)

Staff

Kathy Drager

Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education

329 Health and Human Development Building

814-863-2426

KDD5@psu.edu

  • Stimulate and encourage grant submissions by faculty
  • Provide support for student theses and dissertations; faculty research, and research achievement awards
  • Provide contacts with agencies, foundations, and industries

Niki L. Page

Director, Grants and Contracts

334 Health and Human Development Building

814-865-9203

NLG4@psu.edu

  • Provide information to faculty on external funding, staff and student costs, Cost Sharing and Special Requests
  • Negotiate grant/contract terms and conditions with Sponsored Programs and external funding agencies

Julie Mitchell

Senior Associate Coordinator, Grants and Contracts (Lead Pre-Award)

331 Health and Human Development Building

814-865-3829

JDM46@psu.edu

  • Manage pre-award accounting activities on miscellaneous funds (federal, industrial, foundations, etc.)
  • Assist faculty with proposal preparation, submission and revisions
  • Interpret proposal submission guidelines; (Notify Julie immediately when submitting to a specific RFP, RFQ, RFA, PA or any sponsor which has specific guidelines)

Dorothea Paige

Senior Associate Coordinator, Grants and Contracts (Lead Post-Award)

333 Health and Human Development Building

814-865-3898

DGP12@psu.edu

  • Manage post-award accounting activities on miscellaneous funds (federal, industrial, foundations, etc.)
  • Prepare NIH continuation budgets, projections, and key personnel forms
  • Oversee Subaward/Subcontract activities

Vicky Kaltenbach

Associate Coordinator, Grants and Contracts

332 Health and Human Development Building

814-863-7242

VLK13@psu.edu

  • Assist faculty in proposal preparation, submission and revisions
  • Prepare detailed proposal budgets
  • Interpret proposal submission guidelines

Jenifer Muchinsky

Associate Coordinator, Grants and Contracts

336 Health and Human Development Building

814-863-3648

JLM850@psu.edu

  • Prepare award closeouts
  • Salary Distribution Schedules
  • Manage Subaward/Subcontract activities

Denise Magill

Administrative Support Assistant

306 Health and Human Development Building

814-865-3830

DJM74@psu.edu

  • Provide support for Research and Graduate Education Office
  • Provide Account Set-ups, Advance Requests and Cost Accounting Justifications

Amy Mitchell

Graduate Education Assistant

328 Health and Human Development Building

814-863-7519

ALB1@psu.edu

  • Provide support for Graduate Education
  • Prepare specialized reports

Ed Beward

Data Manager/Systems Administrator III

307 Health and Human Development Building

814-863-7239

EBB12@psu.edu

  • Computer support for the Research and Graduate Education Office
  • Maintain Research Office website
  • Create and maintain all Research Office databases and spreadsheets
  • Grants Administration Support