The Office of Sponsored Programs periodically features members of our campus community. In this edition, we spend a few minutes getting to know Leslie Schlag, a grants administrator in the School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering.
What year did you join Georgia Tech as an employee?
How would you explain your job to a complete stranger?
I assist faculty with proposals for research funding.
What did you do before this job?
Faculty Support Coordinator
What is your educational background?
Several years of college where I studied Sociology and Fine Art
What makes working at Georgia Tech great?
The diversity -- not just in the staff, faculty and students -- but in the different professional opportunities that are constantly evolving, all on one college campus.
What advice would you share with fellow research administrators?
Network. Try to attend as many classes, meetings, and events as possible -- on and off campus.
If you could travel anywhere, where would you go and why?
Grand Canyon. I've traveled to many amazing and beautiful places outside the United States but have not seen enough of this country's national parks.
Interested in being a featured research administrator or nominating a colleague for this feature? Contact Kathleen Halley-Octa