Sandra Stephenson

Sponsored Research Specialist
Office Phone
619 Alexander Road - Suite 102

Contact for:

  • Administrative support
  • Princeton ERA information management
  • Award management and closeouts

Sandra serves as a liaison with faculty, departmental administrators, central offices, and all federal, corporate, and foundation sponsors. She is also responsible for providing administrative and operational support across all aspects of pre- and post-award activities. Experienced in grant administration across the sponsored research lifecycle, Sandra interprets proposal budgets and award-agreement terms for entry into the Princeton ERA grants-management database; guides our partners through subrecipient invoice desk audits, award rebudgeting requests, and closeout notifications; and assists the ERA Manager with testing and questions regarding award processing and budgets.


Before joining ORPA in 2004, Sandra worked for Ferguson Enterprises as an Administrative Assistant.


  • Fundamentals of Sponsored Projects Administration Level I
  • Sponsored Project Administration Level II
  • Princeton University HR Management Development Certificate
Sitewide Category
Astrophysical Sciences - 23100 - AST
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences - 24500 - AOS
Bioengineering - 25900 - BGN
Chemical and Biological Engineering - 25300 - CBE
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology - 23400 - EEB
Geosciences - 23600 - GEO
High Meadows Environmental Institute - 24000 - HMEI
Ludwig Princeton Cancer Institute - 29300 - LPC
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - 25100 - MAE
Molecular Biology - 23300 - MOL
Operations Research and Financial Engineering - 25600 - ORF
Physics - 23800 - PHY
Princeton Center for Theoretical Science - 29000 - CTS
Princeton Institute for Computational Science and Engineering (PICSciE) - 24300 - PIC