Research Accounting is a department that reports to the Director of Budgets within the Financial and Business Services division.
The Mission of Research Accounting is to support the research and service functions of Georgia Southern University by providing effective and timely services for the financial post-award management of extramural-sponsored research, service and educational projects.
The primary functions of Research Accounting include the following:
- Award set-up and monitoring in PeopleSoft Financials
- Support and guidance in the management of award budgets
- Review and approval of all expenditures related to sponsored projects
- Effort Reporting
- Cost Sharing documentation