Brenda Schaffer

  Brenda Schaffer


 Brenda Schaffer

  Grants & Contracts 

 Center for Hazardous Substance Research



  • B.S. Business Administration/Marketing, Kansas State University, 1982

Areas of Interest and Experience

Brenda Schaffer is the Grants and Contracts Officer for
the Center for Hazardous Substance Research.  Her expertise is in the field of accounting and grant management.  Brenda serves as the key resource person for all faculty and staff in CHSR and Engineering Extension for proposal development and submissions.  She outlines procedures and works with faculty and staff preparing budgets and other forms for the grant proposal making sure they are in compliance with funding agency guidelines. Brenda manages cost distribution and expenditures for projects, monitoring sub-receipients, processing overdrafts, project extensions, budget modifications, etc.  She reconciles all center accounts, prepares financial reports and is responsible for the HR aspect of the center.

Brenda has worked in higher education since 1987.

Contact Information

2012 Durland Hall
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506
voice: (785) 532-6027

Curriculum Vitae