Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Knowledge of STEM subjects having done biomedical research and research training grants for undergraduate students for over 32 years.
- Identify grants that match objectives of the organization or individuals seeking grants.
- Ability to write competitive proposals with persuasiveness and creativity
- Excellent organizational skills with an eye on details
- Excellent interpersonal skills with clients, colleagues and funding agencies to bring out the best proposals for funds
- Experience in managing grants as a principal investigator or program director of National Institutes of Health and National Science Foundation grants
Principal Investigator: National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)/NIH. “Volusia Interested Partners Disseminating Information on Eating and Training”[VIP-DIET] – An Academic-Community Partnership on Overweight and Obesity in Volusia County. 2007 – 2009
Principal Investigator: Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics Scholarship grant. National Science Foundation (NSF) 2001-2003
Principal Investigator: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development / National Institutes of Health (NICHD/NIH), Bethesda, MD. “Strategies to improve Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences.” 1999 – 2010
Principal Investigator: National Institutes of General Medical Sciences / National Institutes of Health (NIGMS/NIH), Bethesda, MD. “Opportunities for Minorities to Pursue a Career in Science” 1994 -2009
Principal Investigator: The Eisenhower Higher Education Projects Grant (Title II) “Institutes on Revitalizing Science and Mathematics instructions via Cooperative Learning Techniques” – 1985-1987
Principal Investigator, Minority Biomedical Research Support (MBRS) grant from NIGMS/NIH, Bethesda, MD. 1985-1994 “Isozyme Expressions in Xenotropic Virus Producing Mice”
Senior Research Scientist. Geomet Technologies, Rockville, MD. Responsible for preparation of Criteria Documents on Worker Exposure to Dye and Pigments in Industries, National Institutes of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) – 1979-1980
Assistant Project Director. Genetic Expression of Xenotropic Virus Expressing Mice: Microbiological Associates Inc., Bethesda, MD. 1978-1979
If you are searching for a proven and experienced consultant to help in grants and grants management, look no further. Contact us with your specific needs, if you:
- Are a 4-year college, university, or a 2-year community college; or a for-profit or non-profit organization.
- Need help in the area of STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) or on subjects under liberal arts and Humanities.
- Are a Historically Black College and University (HBCU) or a Minority Serving Institution (MSI)
- Are looking for expertise in the development of a competitive proposal from its inception to the completion.
I am also available on an annual contract as a consultant to help navigate all the aspects of proposal preparation and evaluation.