Research Services

The Research Services unit provides comprehensive support services to faculty and postdocs from identification of grant opportunities to the submission of proposals, award acceptance and management solutions.

Need Assistance?
For more information on Research Services, please contact Roberto Gutierrez via telephone at 305-348-8312 or via email at gutierrr@fiu.edu.

Below is a listing of Research Services’ contacts.

Name Title Phone #
Roberto Gutierrez Assistant Vice President for Research (305) 348-8312
Regnier Jurado Director, Research Management Solutions (305) 348-0176
Maureen Pelham Director, Research Development (305) 348-0485
Ludmilla Etienne Associate Director, Pre-Award (305) 348-1612
Sandra Acosta Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-1713
Manira Ahmed Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-5290
Maria Alonso Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-6091
Christopher Beyer Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-0032
Romauald Blanchard Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-7665
Diana Cruz Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-0176
Eldred Fourie Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-6227
Jeisa Hernandez-Thomas Pre-Award Grants Assistant (305) 348-0005
Reyna Hernandez Pre-Award Coordinator II (305) 348-8378
Deepika Paryani Pre-Award Coordinator II (305) 348-3024
Vanessa Pons Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-0033
Kristen Rivera Pre-Award Grants Associate (305) 348-2496
Ana Ruiz Pre-Award Manager (305) 348-0521
Mario E. Sanchez Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-2407
Khushnuma Unwalla Pre-Award Coordinator I (305) 348-0058