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About OSP

Fariba Deravi

Fariba S. Deravi, Director of Sponsored Programs

  • The director provides support and guidance for grant proposal identification, development, and submission;
  • Provides support for/and oversight of PI's grant reporting requirements;
  • Coordinates and manages the activities of the AUM Research Council;
  • Provides opportunities for education and training;
  • Completes and submits required reports and establishes internal control measures;
  • Manages unit in a manner to ensure efficient operations and fiscal accountability;
  • Communicates the purpose, policies, and successes of the Office of Sponsored Programs. 



Debra G. Tomblin, Debra TomblinResearch Compliance Manager

dtomblin@aum.edu 334-244-3250

  • The RCM maintains the Office of Research Compliance within the Office of Sponsored Programs;

  • Pre-Award (IRB) Research Administrator;
  • Coordinates training and encourages faculty grant submission;
  • Contact point for IRB CITI training;
  • Manage and coordinate the departmental information;.