Accountants

Research Accountants manage UMass Amherst Research Awards. If you have a question about an award, locate the sponsor of the award in the services column below, and contact that Research Accountant

Staff
Name Titlesort descending Services
Bensoum, Khadija Accounts Receivable Financial Analyst
Tan, Andrew Cash Management Analyst
  • Accounts Receivable
  • System Analyst
  • Letter of Credit (LOC) and Grant Support Analyst
Bennett, David Manager of Accounts Receivable & Billing
  • Monthly Analysis of Research Receivables
  • Deposit and Reconcile Cash Receipts
  • Federal Letter of Credit Draws and Reporting
Rodak, Gregory Research Accountant
  • IALS (Institute for Applied LIfe Sciences) - Tracking and monitor setup
  • CUMIRP (Center for UMass Industry Research on Polymers)
  • UMII (UMass Innovation Institute)
  • more services
Scagel, Emily Research Accountant
  • Over Expenditure Monitoring
  • ACS (American Chemical Society)
  • Bench Fee Awards
  • Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
  • College Work Study (CWS) - off campus more services
Lester, Pamela Research Accountant
  • Commonwealth of MA State Agencies
    • AGR (Dept. of Agricultural Resources)
    • DCR (Dept. of Conservation and Recreation)
    • DEP (Dept. of Environmental Protection)
    • more services
Czarniecki, Arkadiusz Research Accountant
  • Unrestricted Research Awards
  • Foundation Awards
  • DOE (Department of Energy)
  • NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)
  • NEA (National Education more services
Jayne, Sibyl Research Accountant
  • HHS/NIH (Health and Human Services/National Institute of Health)
  • HRSA (Health Resources and Services Administration)
  • SAMHS (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services) more services
Ortiz, Elizabeth Research Accounting Manager
  • Grants Campus Core Team Lead - Amherst Campus
  • PeopleSoft A/R, Billing, Payroll, BuyWays and Smart Grant Issues/Troubleshoot
  • USDA Federal Appropriations-UMass Extension and more services
Polo, Jane Research Clerk
  • Cross Campus Journal Entries
  • Grant-related cash advances
  • Inactivation of award/project
  • Journal Entries
  • "Red" Folder log – awards processed by OPAM
  • more services
Grey, Anthony Research Clerk
  • Distribution of Award Notices
  • Grant Recharges
  • Payroll – PAF, ePAF, Electronic Grad appointment
  • Requisitions
  • Back up for other Research Clerk
Gazzillo, David Senior Research Accountant
  • Curriculum Credit Monitoring and Management
  • Cost Share Monitoring and Management
  • Post Award - Receive and Distribute Award Actions to Grant Accountants (Red Folders)
  • more services
Konowitch, Martin Senior Research Accountant
  • Compliance issues associated with the financial management of International Research
  • International Awards
  • NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association)
  • NEH ( more services