Thursday, August 11 @ 9:10 – 9:30 am


  • Brian Bertlshofer, Director of Cost Analysis & Compliance – Office of Sponsored Programs
  • Tracey Lemming, Audit & Financial Compliance Manager – Office of Sponsored Programs
  • David Paul, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research – Office of Sponsored Programs
  • Ben Wright, Director of Research Core Development – Office of Sponsored Programs


The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently published “Promising Practices for NSF Award Management”, a report compiling results of NSF OIG Audits across 18 prominent universities.  This session will discuss some of the best practices and common areas for improvement highlighted in the report and how they translate to UNC’s management of federal research funds.