Circumstances may arise where the principal investigator requests access to an account before the required documentation is complete. The Office of Research Services recommends early account set ups only in extenuating circumstances.
Before funds awarded may be deposited and expended, the Office of Research Services requires that protocols for the use of animals, human participants or biohazards have been approved. Once these approvals are confirmed (if applicable), the Office of Research Services will proceed with administering the funds.
This document outlines the Roles and Responsibilities of those involved with Research Award Administration to ensure the funds are utilized for the designated purposes for which they are awarded and they comply with UofG and Sponsor policies and guidelines.