Research

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  • Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies
    202-885-3753
    researchau@american.edu
    Wisconsin (4200), Suite 201 Washington, DC 20016-8075

    Tubman, Jonathan G.
    Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies

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Grant Writing Support: Resources and Consultants

The Office of the Provost provides access to grant-writing support consultants for all tenured, tenure-earning and term faculty members who are writing applications for external research funding. 

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2015-16 Faculty Research Support Grant Award Winners

Congratulations to the faculty who have received funding to pursue their valuable research projects.

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Office of Research Integrity's Revamped Home

Click here to learn more about AU's Office of Research Integrity and use our new tool to determine if your project needs IRB approval.

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June 2015 Research Awards

In June 2015 (FY 2016), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers. 


PI: Naden Krogan -- College of Arts and Sciences - Biology -- Title: Mechanisms Controlling Cellular Differentiation and Proliferation in a Plant Stem Cell Microenvironment -- Sponsor: National Institutes of Health -- Funds: $350,820.00 


PI: Nancy Snider -- College of Arts and Sciences - Performing Arts -- Title: Creating Opportunities for Extended Learning Beyond the Traditional Classroom and Music Studio -- Sponsor: The Marinus and Minna B. Koster Foundation, Inc.-- Funds: $10,000.00 


PI: Gregory Harry -- College of Arts and Sciences - Physics -- Title: CAREER: Integrated Research and Education on Gravitational Wave Detector Optics -- Sponsor: National Science Foundation -- Funds: $95,266.00


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Research at AU

American University, a Carnegie-classified research university, is deeply committed to creating knowledge, including creative and professional activity, in the arts, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and the professions. We strongly support research by our students and faculty.

Known as a college-centered research university, AU values scholar-teachers who are fully engaged both in research and in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Our most distinguished and accomplished scholars also teach.

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