Kristine Harding is the Administrative Aide reporting directly to the Director of Pre-Award Management for the Office of Research. She is responsible for preparing and distributing Notice of Awards and Revisions that are received.to the PIs, DAs and the Finance department. Also, she is responsible for incoming SAPO invoices, verifying the availability of funds, term dates on the PO, and getting approval to pay from the PIs before forwarding them to finance for processing.
Always wanting to learn additional skills, Kristine is looking forward to expanding her role within the Climate School.
Kristine has been with Columbia for the past 18 years at the Lamont-Doherty campus working within both the Finance and Contracts and Grants departments.
Prior to joining Columbia Kristine has 10 years of experience as an Executive Secretary with Sony Corporation of America and 10+ years as Office Manager for a privately owned business.