Higher Education Projects Designed and External Funding Obtained

50 %
50 %
Information about Higher Education Projects Designed and External Funding Obtained

Published on March 16, 2016

Author: DanielIbarrondoJDEdS

Source: slideshare.net

1. Daniel Ibarrondo President & CEO Advancement & Development Associates, Inc. Sample Listing of Capital Campaigns, Projects Designed, Gifts, and Grants Capital Campaign: Facilities Construction: Drafted and successfully obtained $10 million in corporate funding in support of an institutional capital campaign for advancement and construction of new campus facilities. The funding was a single source corporate award and the largest single gift the institution had received. Engineering Laboratory Acquisition for Research and Integration of Technology: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained over $4 million in funding for (1) the purchase of research equipment for eight engineering laboratories, and, (2) the integration of technology into the teaching-learning process. 2 + 2 Transfer Programs: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained over $1.5 million in funding for the development of an engineering bridge program for the enrollment of 2 year engineering program students into a 4 year program. Development of New Academic Programs: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained over $2 million in funding for the development of new undergraduate and graduate programs in graphics arts, design, and technology. Freshmen Retention Rates: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education TRIO-Student Support Services proposal and successfully obtained $814,602 to support the retention of first-year students. Marketing: Conceived, developed, and marketed the first “Hispanics in Engineering National Conference” (2004) with over 100 leading stateside engineering colleges, national laboratories, government agencies, and corporations in attendance. Conceived and drafted a National Science Foundation proposal and obtained full funding for the conference. Renovation of the Library and Technology Initiatives: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained over $2 million in funding for (1) the construction/renovation of library facilities in a newly purchased campus, and, (2) development of a Technological Research and Educational Service Center for faculty and students. University-University Initiatives in Agriculture: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained $100,000 in funding to develop faculty and student exchanges and research in agricultural fields.

2. Undergraduate & Graduate Engineering Scholarships: Conceived and drafted a National Science Foundation proposal and successfully obtained over $400,000 in scholarship funding to assist in the retention of top tier engineering undergraduate and graduate students based upon academic achievement. Construction of an Administration and Student Services Building: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained $2 million in funding for (1) the construction of a technologically “smart” building to house the President’s office, executive council, all administrative student support services; and, (2) the creation of a technology-based Teaching-Learning Center for faculty and students. University Endowment Fund: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal to establish an endowment fund and successfully obtained $200,000 in start-up funding to provide scholarships to economically disadvantaged students. Engineering Program Support: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained over $2 million for (1) engineering laboratory equipment acquisition to enhance laboratory research experiences for faculty and students in six undergraduate engineering programs, and (2) the development of a constructivist retention program. Institutional Reengineering: As a member of the President’s Board of Advisors, conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained $2 million in funding to reengineer the institution from a primarily associate and certificate program institution into a major college offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in graphic arts, multimedia design, and technology. Technology and Development of Learning Communities: Designed and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained $1.5 million in funding for the “Application of Information Technology to Enhance Core Competencies.” The project merged technology with the designing of learning community modalities for use in non-traditional classroom settings and distance learning courses. Institutional Research, Library Information Technology, and Infrastructure: Conceived and drafted a U.S. Department of Education proposal and successfully obtained $2 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Education for (1) the development of an institutional research office, (2) acquisition of technology to upgrade the library’s Technology Information Center, and, (3) infrastructure (construction) support for Marine Biology facilities. Graduate Research Programs in Marine Biology: Obtained a 127 ft. research vessel (R/V Chapman) as a donation from NOAA, valued at over $4 million, to conduct marine science research in the high seas.

Add a comment

Related pages

Project Staff Associate - HigherEdJobs

Research administration experience in a higher education ... Experience submitting grant proposals to external funding ... CTSA funding is obtained, ...
Read more

Project Staff Associate | Inside Higher Ed Careers

Search our 14663 higher education ... Once CTSA funding is obtained, ... operational and administrative project management, management of education, ...
Read more

Nordic Russian Cooperation Programme in Education and Research

... or external funding ... are designed to aid applicants in preparing their applications for funding of higher education projects under the ...
Read more

Project Staff Associate, Employment | HERC

Research administration experience in a higher education ... funding is obtained, ... administrative project management, management of education, ...
Read more

The Changing Contexts of Higher Education and Four ...

The Changing Contexts of Higher Education ... These factors are primarily external to higher education, ... Will these facilities also be designed to ...
Read more

AHELO g/edu/ahelo - OECD.org - OECD

ASSESSMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION LEARNING OUTCOMES AHELO FEASIBILITY STUDY REPORT VOLUME 1 DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION Karine Tremblay Diane Lalancette Deborah ...
Read more

Types of Grant Programs | grants.nih.gov

Look closely at funding opportunity ... Education Projects ... exceptionally high impact, trans-NIH programs known collectively as the NIH ...
Read more

Understanding and Monitoring the Cost-Determining Factors ...

... are the most important external factors. Outline Design ... delays generally translate into higher project ... Understanding and Monitoring the Cost ...
Read more