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Shiv Lala, BS

Pre-Award Specialist

In 2021, Mr. Shiv Lala joined the Metis Foundation as a pre-award research specialist, where he interacts daily with researchers and investigators to enhance the proposal submission process. In his capacity, Shiv streamlines various aspects, including identifying funding opportunities, fostering collaborations, proposal development, and outreach activities. Holding a Bachelor of Science from the University of Texas at San Antonio, Shiv is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Statistics and Data Science at Texas A&M University. His scientific background uniquely equips him to grasp the diverse needs of researchers, leading to the successful development of proposals across a wide range of focus areas. Beyond his professional pursuits, Shiv finds enjoyment in kayaking, board and video games, sports, and cooking for family and friends.