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Traci K. Aquara

Traci K. Aquara

Traci K. Aquara

Sr. Unit Research Administrator
Education: Master of Arts, Public Policy and Management, John Glenn College of Public Affairs, The Ohio State University
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Theatre, Denison University
Office Phone: 727.553.3416
Email: taquara@usf.edu

 



A short paragraph or two describing what you do at the college

As the Sr. Unit Research Administrator I am responsible for the coordination of grant activities throughout the College, including proposal development, budgeting, interpreting proposal guidelines and University and Federal research policies, and interfacing with the Office of Research and Innovation to ensure timely submission of compliant proposals. I monitor and track proposal and grant activities and assist in finding new funding opportunities for faculty, post doc, and student researchers.

Four Quick Facts About Yourself

  • Born and raised in Ohio, lived in New York for 14 years, lived in West Palm Beach in the past, happy to be back in Florida
  • I am a singer and worked as a professional musician/vocal coach for 30 years
  • I have one husband, two daughters, two step children, two grandchildren and two dogs
  • I seem to like things that come in two’s