Who’s who in OSP?
OSP is overseen by Julien Teitler, PhD, Professor and Senior Associate Dean of Research and Academic Affairs. We are located on the 6th floor and are comprised of the following staff:
Amanda Kay Erekson, Associate Director
Amanda Erekson has been with OSP since spring 2012 and has completed Columbia’s Sponsored Projects Certification Program in research compliance. Prior to joining the School of Social Work, Ms. Erekson worked in operations and administration for several nonprofit organizations. She has a Masters of Science in Information and Knowledge Strategy from Columbia School of Professional Studies where she learned “to plan and lead knowledge and information services, improve collaboration and networks, and create innovative knowledge products.”
Saenam Kim, Grants Manager
Saenam joined OSP in 2019 with experience in the non-profit field, both in program management and administrative roles in anti-violence work. She is an alumna of Columbia School of Social Work’s MSW program and is looking forward to supporting the school’s mission.