Grant Consultant, Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies
Sara Steenrod is available one-week per month to meet with investigators individually or in small groups to discuss NSF grant funding opportunities, current grant projects, or grant editing. Dr. Steenrod has been assisting researchers with submissions to a number of agencies, while also developing expertise on MSU’s ability to support the Broader Impacts requirements for NSF proposals.
Dr. Steenrod received her Ph.D. in neuroscience from Columbia University, then completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Rockefeller University, studying the neural mechanisms underlying visual attention. Prior to joining MSU, Dr. Steenrod served as a Scientific Editor for the Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis. In this role, she worked with faculty on manuscripts, presentations, and grant proposals targeting a variety of funding mechanisms.
Please email RGS.email@example.com if you are interested in setting up a one-on-one or group consultation or have information about informational sessions at funding agencies that might benefit MSU.