Dr. Daniel Griffin
Grants and Contracts Development Specialist
Dr. Daniel Griffin, former Associate Director of Sponsored Programs, has retired and accepted a part-time position as Grants and Contracts Development Specialist with ORSP. In this capacity, Dr. Griffin will continue providing his expertise to assist the administration and faculty in the Division of Student Affairs and the Office Community and Economic Development with their grant development efforts.
Dr. Griffin has been in the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs since July 1989. He serves as an adjunct faculty member in the College of Social Sciences teaching courses in grant writing and city and regional planning. He is a member of several campus organizations including MESA, University HOPE, and Friendly Visitors Service.
Dr. Griffin has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, a master degree in Public Administration, a master degree in Environmental Planning, and a doctorate in Educational Psychology and Statistical Research. He also holds an Illinois K-12 teaching certificate.