• Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies
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    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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October 2015 Research Awards

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

PI: Sibel Kusimba 

College of Arts and Sciences - Anthropology 

Title: Group versus Individual Strategies: Dynamic Social Networks of Mobile Money among Women in Western Kenya 

Sponsor: University of California at Irvine 

Funding Source: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 

Funds: $11,375.00

PI: Caty Borum Chattoo 

School of Communication - Center for Social Media 

Title: The Role of Comedy in Social Change 

Sponsor: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 

Funds: $115,855.00

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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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