Council of Graduate Studies Outstanding Dissertation Award
Learn more about this competition to recognize outstanding PhD. dissertations submitted between July 1, 2010 and June 30, 2012 for this $2,000 award and speaking opportunity.
2013-14 Faculty Research Support Grant Award Winners
Congratulations to the faculty who have received funding to pursue their valuable research projects.
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.
October 2013 Research Awards
In October 2013 (FY 2014), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers.
PI: Ann Shalleck -- Washington College of Law - War Crimes Research Office -- Title: Access to Justice in Kosovo and Bosnia -- Sponsor: U.S. Department of State -- Funds: $485,112
PI: Robert Dinerstein -- Washington College of Law - Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law -- Title: The Disability Rights Fellows Project -- Sponsor: Open Society Foundations -- Funds: $127,236
PI: Meymo Sturges -- WAMU - 88.5 -- Title: Strengthening Education Reporting -- Sponsor: Corporation for Public Broadcasting -- Funds: $102,922
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.