Contact Us

Mailing Address

Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
1005 Administration Annex Building
2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148






ORSP Staff

Kenneth W. Sewell, Ph. D.
Vice President for Research and Economic Development

Elizabeth "Liz" Sigler, M.S.
Assistant to the Vice President
Phone: 504 280-7153

Research Staff

Carol Lunn, M.B.A.
Executive Director of Research
Phone: 504-280-7155

Brett Williams, M.B.A.
Programming and IT Professional
Phone: 504-280-6105
James "Jim" Endler
Facility Security Officer
Phone: 504-280-3943


Award Administration

Forward funding opportunities; meet with new faculty; review proposal budgets; submit proposals and compliance reports when requested; convert proposal budget to UNO budget; contact for advance/temporary account numbers; no-cost extensions; change in PI requests; review grant transfers; award negotiation and assistance in closing out awards.

Rebecca Drake
College of Science
Phone: 504-280-7149

Analida "Ana" Barrera
College of Engineering 
Phone: 504-280-6835

Kendy Martinez
College of Liberal Arts
Phone: 504-280-6837

Carol Mitton, M.S.
College of Business & College of Education 
Phone: 504-280-5546


Review outside subcontracts; prepare contracts/subcontracts initiated at UNO; monitor and ensure subcontract terms are met.

Burt Neal 
Phone: 504-280-7136