Tamara is responsible for pre-award budget review for all university departments. This includes providing guidance and feedback to faculty during the budget development process, reviewing internal and external budgets for compliance with university and sponsor guidelines, and where applicable, assisting with the electronic submission of budgetary components within a proposal package.
Her duties include:
- Providing guidance and advice to PIs, project directors, and others regarding budget development.
- Coordinating pre-award budget activities with departmental research administration support staff.
- Providing budget support for proposal routing and submissions.
- Reviewing completed proposal applications and contracts for accuracy, completeness, and compliance with the financial and budgetary requirements of the University, the University of North Carolina System, and the prospective funding agency.