The college research office administers internal grants and fellowships and helps faculty find collaborators and external funding opportunities. The office also serves as a faculty and departmental point of contact for assistance with technology and commercialization, cost-sharing, research compliance, and serves as a liaison with other college- and university-level resources. The research team and their areas of emphasis are listed below.

Christopher Jaroniec
Associate Dean for Research and Creative Inquiry

  • College Research Officer
  • Faculty research issues 
  • Finding funding
  • Finding collaborators
  • Questions concerning limited submissions
  • Liaison for research Involving human and animal participants
  • Liaison for research Involving Controlled Substances
  • PI status requests
  • Research misconduct
  • Research compliance
  • Cost sharing approval
  • F&A waiver approval
  • Point of contact for intellectual property issues
  • Point of contact for External Investigator Agreements
  • Point of contact for the following internal grants:
    • Arts and Humanities Small Grants
    • Arts and Humanities Larger Grants
    • Rodica Botoman Award for Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching
    • Virginia Hull Award
  • Point of contact for External Fellowship Subsidy applications

Jared Port
Director of Research Services

  • Pre- and post-award issues and major submissions
  • Research reporting
  • Cost sharing questions, approvals, and bookings in commitment list
  • PA-005 approvals
  • Release time approvals
  • Effort reporting
  • Responsible Conduct of Research compliance
  • Conflict of Interest compliance
  • Questions concerning F&A
  • Office of Sponsored Programs Access Requests
  • Grant equipment transfers
  • Export control
  • Staff training