The Office of Research


The Office of Research (OR), a central office reporting to the Vice Provost for Research, is charged with assisting faculty, staff, and students in their efforts to promote and secure sponsored research funding.  The OR reviews, negotiates, endorses, and provides administrative oversight related to proposals and awards in accordance with all applicable laws, policies and regulations.  The Associate Vice Provost for Research Operations of the Office of Research serves as the designated University Officer empowered for all sponsored research activities.