Securing and initiating awards, supporting stewardship and compliance requirements, and assisting in closing-out individual awards, and
Developing, monitoring and implementing policies to ensure compliance with sponsor expectations and regulatory requirements that are not limited to any one individual award.
Office of Sponsored Programs
William Paterson University
Raubinger Hall 309
Wayne, NJ 07470
Fax: 973-720- 3573
Martin Williams, Director
As the Director of Sponsored Programs, Martin is engaged in all aspects of the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP). These activities include the cultivation of interest to seek external support, management of funded projects and related compliance issues, the Institutional Review Board (IRB) for Human Subjects, patents and related intellectual property issues, policy development, professional development of the OSP team, and planning. He also directs special University-wide activities such as the EXPLORATIONS program and the support of Research Scholarship and Creative Expression (RSCE) activities. Martin has been actively involved in the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) for many years. He holds a Master of Arts Administration from New York University and a Bachelor of Arts in History from Montclair State University.
Christine Bravo, Pre-Award Services
Christine assists faculty with the development of grant proposals for submission to federal, state, and local government agencies; grant making public charities; and select foundations. She manages the proposal development process by providing outreach and training to faculty and staff and communicates with funding agencies. Christine has worked in research administration for over 20 years and has been a member of the National Council of University Research Administration (NCURA) for 11 years. She holds a Master of Administrative Science from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in Creative Writing and a minor in Communication Studies.
Maureen Peters, Program Assistant
Maureen provides administrative and technical support to both the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) and the Institutional Review Board (IRB). She assists with the planning and logistics of our annual EXPLORATIONS Events and is the editor of the OSP newsletter, The Star Report. Maureen holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.
Anna Baiata, Grants and Contracts Support Specialist
Anna provides administrative support to sponsored projects, prepares for kick off meetings, monitors post-award spending for projects, and performs database management. Anna’s background includes many years working in a variety of research administration roles.
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470