DePaul University Research Services > Pre-Award Services

Pre-Award Services and Research Development

The pre-award services offered by the Office of Research Services include assisting faculty and staff in identifying funding sources, preparing and submitting proposals, providing knowledge of institutional policies and procedures, and serving as a liaison between the institution and funding agencies. Pre-Award Services unit is committed to supporting DePaul faculty and staff in their efforts to obtain external funding.

Contact Pre-Award Services Staff

Cate Ekstrom, PhD
Director
312-362-5412
cekstrom@depaul.edu

Vacant
Sr. Grant & Contracts Specialist
312-362-6594

Jeff Deaner, BA
Grant & Contracts Specialist
312-362-7079
jdeaner@depaul.edu

Alexandra Beiriger, MA
Grant & Contracts Specialist
312-362-7727
abeirige@depaul.edu