Staff and Duties

Maribel Respo
Manager
Telephone: (845) 365-8829
E-Mail: mrespo@admin.ldeo.columbia.edu

UNI:  mr256
 
·         Oversees all activities of office, responsible for all project cost sharing, award review and notification, budget adjustments, and active account transfers
·         Manages subcontracts issued on all LDEO awards
·         Reviews all scientific proposals for compliance with agency guidelines for Division 50 (Office of Marine Operations)
·         Coordinates work load between Project Coordinators and assists with proposal preparation
·         Provides Government statistical report information
·         Office of Sponsored Research Projects Officer with signature authority for the submission of all Lamont proposals

Annette Higgins
Project Coordinator - Pre-Award / Post-Award
Telephone: (845) 365-8372
E-Mail:  ahiggins@admin.ldeo.columbia.edu
UNI:  ah2561
 
·         Reviews all scientific proposals for compliance with agency guidelines for Geochemistry and IRI.
·         Maintains proposals and awards data.
·         Tracks reporting requirements
·         Coordinates award term & conditions meetings.

Anel Cortez
Project Coordinator - Pre-award
Telephone: (845) 365-8588
E-Mail: acortez@admin.ldeo.columbia.edu
UNI:  ac718
 
·         Reviews all scientific proposals for compliance with agency guidelines for Biology & Paleo Environment, and Marine Geophysics & Geology
·         Maintains proposals and awards dta
·         Tracks reporting requirements

Theresa McMahon
Project Coordinator - Pre-award
Telephone: (845) 365-8855
E-Mail: tmcmahon@admin.ldeo.columbia.edu
UNI:  tmm2167
 
·        Reviews all scientific proposals for compliance with agency guidelines for Seismology, Ocean & Climate, and CIESIN.
·         Maintains proposals and awards data
·         Tracks reporting requirements

Kristine Harding
Administrative Aide
Telephone: (845) 365-8591
E-Mail: harding@admin.ldeo.columbia.edu
UNI:  keh2127
 
·         Maintains numerous departmental spreadsheets including:  agency deadline list; final technical reports due, overdue, and submitted; as well as, a list of active awards
·         Assists Contracts Manager and Project Coordinators as necessary