OSP | Who to Contact


  • Office of Sponsored Programs
    Wisconsin (4200) Suite 300

Mailing Address

For your convenience, we have developed a visual flow chart that matches each OSP representative to the appropriate school and/or department.


To contact your OSP representative, click on your unit/department from the list below

Kogod School of Business

School of Communication

School of International Service

School of Professional and Extended Studies

School of Public Affairs

Washington College of Law


College of Arts and Sciences:

Cynthia Muhammad serves as a point of contact for all matters related to proposals prior to submission to the sponsor. Cynthia provides budget development services as needed, reviews proposal budgets for compliance with AU and federal guidelines, and initiates and coordinates the AU routing process with PI, Dept. Chair, Dean and Vice Provost. In addition, Cynthia reviews proposal components for responsiveness to Request for Proposals (RFPs), completes sponsor online forms and budget forms, and submits proposal when institutional submission is required, and provides information regarding funding opportunities that have been identified by the PI as being of possible interest.

Cynthia Muhammad

University Departments and Centers:

Center for Latin American and Latino Studies
University Library

Should your unit not be represented here, please contact OSP at osp@american.edu, or by phone at ext. 3474.