If you need help or information about grants and fellowships, ORPS can help.
Lee Ann Rodríguez provides proactive support to New College faculty and staff, keeping track of faculty and staff interests and notifying them of possible sources for funding, and providing grant writing training. She plans, organizes, and directs the development and implementation of research programs and services, and implements appropriate college-wide policies and procedures relating to this specific area. Lee Ann strengthens the culture of grant writing at the college, helping senior faculty share grant writing experience with junior faculty, and communicating grant achievements. She also collaborates with the New College Foundation to increase funds for faculty and staff research from foundations and corporations.
Lee Ann received her Doctorate of Business Administration at the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico. At the State University of Puerto Rico she earned three degrees – a Master’s in Business Administration, a Master’s in Translation and a Bachelor’s in Modern Languages.
Lee Ann has 15 years of experience of combined research administration and development at public and private universities, non-profit organizations and state agencies. She is an active member of the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) and of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP).
The Office of Research Programs and Services helps faculty and other members of the college to pursue external support for research, instruction, community service projects and creative artistry. We support you throughout the application process, and we are committed to providing the highest level of service, information and assistance.
ORPS strives to attract external support for New College’s research and scholarly endeavors through agreements, awards, contracts and grants with the government, nonprofits, foundations and corporations.
For general inquiries regarding grants and contracts: ORPS@ncf.edu
For general inquiries regarding IRB applications and information: IRB@ncf.edu
We provide pre-award services for New College faculty and staff by:
Our post-award services include:
New College encourages its faculty to seek funding from many different sources outside of the school itself.Read more here
New College of Florida recognizes researchers who have recently been awarded grants.Read more here
Forms and processes related to the grant process at New College.Forms needed for the grant process at New College.
Here are some resources to help you get your proposal off the ground.Read more here