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Fringe Benefits Rates for LU Faculty and Students, Indirect Cost Rates, and Cognizant Agency

Utilize these rates for all personnel paid on all sponsored research activity fund numbers.

Position Title

Description

Account Code
 

FY17/18
Rate Agreement

Full-time Faculty
This includes full-time faculty members being paid from sponsored research projects during the summer.
61090
31.3%
Part-time and Visiting Faculty This includes part-time, visiting, and adjunct faculty members being paid from sponsored research projects during the academic year and summer. 61061
8.1%
Postdoctoral Research Associate Under this category, a person is professionally conducting research after the completion of their doctoral studies. They are paid as a full-time appointment on a sponsored research project. 61670
31.3%
Wage (Undergraduate Student) Under this category, a student is appointed to receive compensation for participating on a research project. The student is paid on an hourly basis and required to perform tasks under the direction of a faculty member to meet the requirements of the program. 61760 8.1%
Graduate Research Assistant (RA) Under this category, a student is a candidate for a graduate degree, and is appointed to a half-time position contributing to a research project by which the student also meets requirements for the degree sought. The student performs project tasks under the direction of a faculty member.

61510

 

61560

Academic Year - 0%

 

Summer - 8.1%

Fellowship (Undergraduate or Graduate Student)
Under this category, participation in sponsored research activity is intended to further the students' education, and no duties or services are required to receive compensation. Benefits are not provided to persons  in this classification.
61530
0%

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Indirect Cost Rates

FY14 - FY20
(7/1/13-6/30/20)

Rate Agreement

Organized Research (On-Campus)
61%
Organized Research (Off-Campus)
26%
Instruction/Training (On-Campus)
56.9%
Instruction/Training (Off-Campus)
26%
Other Sponsored Activity (On-Campus)
41.9%
Other Sponsored Activity (Off-Campus)
26%
Rate Type Predetermined
Calculation Method Modified Total Direct Cost (MTDC)
Agreement Date  6 December 2016

 

Cognizant Federal Agency Cognizant Federal Auditor

Office of Naval Research
Contracting Officer
875 North Randolph Street
Arlington, VA 22203-1995

ONR Representative: 
Linda B. Shipp, Contracting Officer
Information: Shea Kersey
(703) 696-2055; email shea.kersey@navy.mil

Defense Contract Audit Agency
Mid-Atlantic Region
PA Branch Office
700 American Avenue, Suite 100
King of Prussia, PA  19506-4031
(610) 878-2882

CASB Disclosure DS-2 filed 31 March 2006

 

Office of Vice President and Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Studies • Lehigh University • 7 Asa Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18015 • (610) 758-2585