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Morgan Sohrabian

Director of Post-Award
(714) 628-2816
Morgan Sohrabian has held several positions in sponsored projects including accounts management, sponsored projects analyst, and contracts and grants administrator. She has completed NCURA certification in post-award accounting and finance and is an active member of the National Council of University Research Administrators and Society of Research Administrators International.
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Shawn Scott

Contracts and Grants Administrator (PostAward Financials & Accounting)
(714) 516-5826
Shawn joined Chapman University after having spent 13 years managing all federal funding in Guam Department of Administration’s Division of Accounting where he oversaw all federal expenditures and draws for that organization. During his time with Guam Department of Administration, Shawn also contributed to their overall process improvement and implementation in areas like proper record keeping and accurate payment and reporting processes. Shawn will provide SPS financial post-award support to his assigned portfolio, as noted below. This support will include expenditure review and approval, preparation and submission of financial reports, review and approval of invoices and federal funding draws, and various other duties involved in the financial oversight of sponsored activity.
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Megan Faulkner

Research Administrator (PreAward & Non-Financial PostAward)
Megan has over 14 years of experience in human subjects research at UCI managing the administrative, logistical, and personnel components of large federally funded projects. In 2019, Megan joined Chapman University as the Sponsored Project Analyst for Crean College and has provided both pre- and post-award support to faculty based on her comprehensive knowledge of the entire research process from initial funding application through final study close-out. In her current role as Research Administrator, she provides assistance with budget preparation, proposal development, review, and submission, subaward and consultant contract preparation, and sponsor communications such as submission of progress reports, no-cost extension requests, etc.