Research Services

The Research Services staff support faculty research in the following ways:

  • identify and provide information on prospective funding sources;
  • provide assistance with the preparation and submission of applications and proposals, contracts and agreements, etc.;
  • review applications for research funding to ensure consistency with sponsor requirements and RRU policies and procedures;
  • assist with negotiation of research contracts and agreements;
  • organize proposal writing workshops as well as information sessions on the policies and procedures of various funding agencies;
  • ensure that all policies, procedures, and guidelines affecting research activities at RRU are made known to and understood by researchers;
  • establish and administer research accounts, and provide assistance in structuring budgets and managing research accounts;
  • ensure compliance with funder policies and requirements by assisting with the administration of research grants and contracts;
  • manage and facilitate RRU internal funding programs;
  • maintain a database of research activity; and
  • coordinate research related events and information/networking sessions.