Research & Development Office (R&D Office)
Responsible for the management of the proposal-writing phase. Specifically, the office targets to assist researchers in proposal developing and refining, budget preparation, proposal submission and award administration when the proposal is accepted for external funding, taking into consideration SmartCI and Alexandria University (AU) internal policies along with the sponsor’s regulations. The R&D Office represents SmartCI in its dealings with sponsors and partners. Additionally, the R&D Office can help the researchers to find the most suitable funding opportunities.
Finance and Administration Office
Responsible for managing the financial tasks and activities related to the proposal writing phase and the award administration phase, taking into consideration SmartCI and AU internal policies along with the sponsor’s agreement terms.
Furthermore, the Office is responsible for the supplies and equipment purchase activities and procedures, in addition to handling the researchers’ domestic and international travel related activities.
Information Technology Office (IT)
Responsible for the IT related tasks and equipment reservation.
Responsible to assist the researchers in room and supplies reservation, in addition to printing and mailing services…etc.