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Sponsored Programs Administration

The Division of Sponsored Programs Administration (SPA) has as its primary responsibility the facilitation of research-related activities in each of the schools - Health Professions, Nursing, and Medicine in Kansas City, Wichita, and Salina. This includes serving as a resource to the research faculty for all aspects of their research programs.

Mission of the KUMC Research Institute
Sponsored Programs Administration Staff

The mission of the KUMC Research Institute Sponsored Programs Administration division is to support the faculty by offering guidance and assistance in the areas of sponsored research as they pursue the higher goals that ultimately benefit the community at large. The SPA division also endeavors to support departmental staff and each other in the effort to promote the environment necessary for productivity, positive outcomes, efficiency, and instill a sense of accomplishment.    

Goals and Objectives of the KUMC Research Institute
Sponsored Programs Administration Staff

  1. Provide professional and timely customer service
  2. Provide research administration support and education to faculty, staff and students that is compliant with all applicable guidelines
  3. Timely communication with faculty, staff and students about the ever-changing sponsored programs environment
  4. Enhance cross-campus collaborations by educating ourselves to further support the KUMC faculty and staff

New Educational Opportunities

New Research Administrator Educational Opportunities are available from SPA

Last modified: Mar 25, 2020
General Inquiries

Sponsored Programs Administration Main Office
Physical Location:
4330 Shawnee Mission Parkway
Fairway KS 66205