Megan Paik supports faculty with all aspects of foundation relations, including prospect identification and funding strategy. She offers individual consultations and facilitates seminars on topics related to philanthropic funding for investigator-initiated research and fellowships.
Megan has served as program officer for a number of private foundations, including the Field Foundation of Illinois and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. She was also grants director at a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities and an independent consultant experienced in grants review and management, proposal development, and board management. She received her M.P.P. from the University of Chicago.
Title: Foundation Grants Development Specialist