Grants & Contracts Manager

Alison is a Grants and Contracts Manager with the Campus Grants Management Team (CGMT). Alison received her Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Florida Atlantic University. She started her career as an environmental lab technician in the private sector, then was an engineering associate with the South Florida Water Management District before moving to California. In California, she gained retail experience and was a stay-at-home-mom for 3 years. She earned a certificate in GIS from San Francisco State University before moving back to North Carolina after being away for 22 years. Alison joined Duke University in 2017 in the Computer Science Department and joined the CGMT in 2019. She has earned her RAA (Research Admin Academy) & AGM (Advanced Grant Mgmt.) certificates. Alison has cradle to grave experience with a variety of sponsors, both federal and non-federal. She takes pride in her customer service skills and enjoys building and establishing relationships with her peers and PIs. Alison supports the Center of Advanced Hindsight and researchers in the Sociology & Economics department. Alison’s team supports faculty/researchers within the School of Arts & Sciences, the Fuqua School of Business and various faculty in the Social Science Research Institute.