Principal Investigator (PI) Responsibilities

PIs on sponsored agreements are responsible for:

  • Understanding their responsibilities under the Effort Certification
  • Supporting employees charged to their sponsored agreements on the
    implementation of this process.
  • Managing the committed effort expectations made in their sponsored
    agreements to ensure compliance with the sponsor’s requirements.
  • Ensuring that all effort and related salary/wage charges on each of
    their sponsored agreements are reasonable in relation to work performed
    and ensuring there is a suitable means of verification where appropriate.
  • Ensuring that effort certification reports are reviewed, revised (if
    needed) and certified within the University’s time line.

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