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Research Leadership

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Research Leadership


Richard Nader
Chief Research and International Officer
LIU Research & International Office
Phone: 516-299-3318
Email: rick.nader@liu.edu

Mohammed Cherkaoui
Deputy Chief Research and International Officer
LIU Research & International Office
Phone: 516-299-3318
Email:  mohammed.cherkaoui@liu.edu

Alan Gertler
Senior Fellow
LIU Research & International Office
Phone: 516-299-3318
Email:  Alan.Gertler@liu.edu


Office of Sponsored Projects


Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP) is under the leadership of the Executive Director of Sponsored Projects Ivar Strand who serves as the university’s Authorized Organizational Representative (AOR). The Executive Director reports to the Chief Research and International Officer and is responsible for pre-award proposal development, grant application submission, research administration policy, technology transfer, and research compliance requirements for externally funded projects. In collaboration with the Office of Grants Compliance within the LIU Finance department, OSP ensures professional management of externally funded projects throughout project life cycle. OSP also works collaboratively with all academic and administrative units at LIU to promote an administrative infrastructure supportive of sponsored projects, research, and development, at a local, national and global scale.

Office Staff / Contact Information

Michael Marino
Executive Director, Office of Sponsored Projects
Long Island University
200 Bush Brown Hall, 700 Northern Boulevard
Greenvale, NY 11548-1327
Office: 516-299-2523
Cell: 646-489-5520
Email: Michael.Marino@liu.edu

Lacey Sischo, PhD
Human Subjects IRB Administrator
Assistant Director, Office of Sponsored Projects
Long Island University
211 Bush Brown Hall, 700 Northern Boulevard
Greenvale, NY 11548-1327
Office: 516-299-3101
IRB Website: http://liu.edu/irb
Email: Lacey.Sischo@liu.edu