Proposal and Award Assistance

The Office of Sponsored Proposals and Awards has teams organized by sponsor type which provide proposal-to-closeout assistance for sponsored projects. For any questions about your project please contact the appropriate associate director listed below. The teams are: For projects sponsored by any state or local government, by industry, from a foreign source, or through federal contract:

Name Title Email Phone
Greg Howell Associate Director 404-413-3543
Curtis Bonner Managing Financial Officer 404-413-3534
Katie Pope Senior Institutional Officer 404-413-3526
Joseph McLeod Senior Institutional Officer 404-413-3501


For projects sponsored by NSF, NIH, CDC, AHRQ and any other DHHS agency: John TealSenior Institutional Officerjteal@gsu.edu404-413-3531

Name Title Email Phone
Jill Borland Associate Director 404-413-3570
John Teal Senior Institutional Officer 404-413-3531


For projects sponsored by all other federal agencies and through sub-award agreements with other universities:

Name Title Email Phone
Michael Mathisen Associate Director 404-413-3523
Teja Singh Managing Financial Officer 404-413-3520
Tulani Murphy Senior Institutional Officer 404-413-3571
Amin Hassan Senior Associate Financial Officer 404-413-3604


For projects sponsored by not-for-profit institutions:

Name Title Email Phone
Margaret Matkins Associate Director 404-413-3604
Patricia O’Malley Senior Associate Financial Officer 404-413-3533
Lawrence Mkondya Senior Institutional Officer 404-413-3509