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Research Development Services provides a variety of services for faculty seeking support for research, performance, public service and scholarly projects. These include funding source information dissemination, assistance with proposal development and management of internal research support programs. RDS is the central coordinator for most external competitions in which a limited number of UO submissions is allowed. RDS also coordinates funding information, develops proposal workshops, and provides other research-related services. We welcome researchers to contact any of our staff members to discuss research goals, strategy, and potential funding sources.

RDS Updates

Call for 2019 Faculty Research Award Proposals

Nov. 19, 2018

The Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation invites faculty from all academic disciplines to apply for 2019 Faculty Research Awards.

The purpose of the Faculty Research Awards program is to stimulate research by providing faculty with support for research expenses including travel, summer stipend, equipment, supplies, contractual services,...

Conover names new director

Sept. 12, 2018

David Conover, UO's vice president for research and innovation, named Kate Petcosky-Kulkarni as the new Director of Strategic Research Initiatives in Research Development Services. She begins officially on Monday, October 15, 2018.

"Kate will play an important role in our efforts to increase externally sponsored research funding," Conover said in an...

Announcing a new incentive program for NIH trainees

June 4, 2018

Postdocs will have an added incentive to pursue NIH training grant awards thanks to a new incentive program from the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation. The program, which applies to NIH F32 award recipients and NIH T32- supported trainees, provides $1,000 per year in research support to F32 recipients and provides tuition differentials to T32...

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