Business and Resource Planning

The Office of Business and Resource Planning, is headed by Assistant Dean/Director Tim Nesbitt, at 575-646-4646 or coordinates all ACES fiscal and personnel activities including all pre-award, post-award, finance and personnel actions.

"The NMSU Board of Regents requires that all proposed projects must be approved by Central Administration and signed by college administrators prior to agency submission." Office of the Vice Provost for Research.

This includes ALL proposals (solicited and unsolicited applications to external agencies or individuals, public or private) related to research, teaching or Extension activities.

For pre-award help related to ALL proposals, contact Misty Haynes at 575-646-1999 or email at or Alma Villa at 575-646-8097 or email at

The sooner you talk to Misty and get on her submission schedule, the easier your submission process.

Business and Resource Planning
Gerald Thomas Hall, Room 238
Box 30003, MSC 3AGB
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8003
Phone: (575) 646-1154
Fax: (575) 646-2302