Research

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  • Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies
    202-885-3753
    researchau@american.edu
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    Tubman, Jonathan G.
    Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies

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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.

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2013-14 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 2014 Research Awards

In June 2014 (FY 2015), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers.


PI: Derrick Cogburn -- School of International Service - International Communications -- Title: Regionalization, Institutionalization and Growth of the Institute on Disability and Public Policy (IDPP) for the ASEAN Region -- Sponsor: Nippon Foundation -- Funds: $998,800


PI: Mary Hansen -- College of Arts and Sciences - Economics -- Title: Collaborative Research: Opening New Views into Bankruptcy and Credit Markets Using Court Records -- Sponsor: National Science Foundation -- Funds: $298,400


PI: Charles Lewis -- School of Communication - Investigative Reporting Workshop -- Title: General Operating Support -- Sponsor: Park Foundation, Inc. -- Funds: $200,000


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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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