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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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August 2016 Research Awards

In August of 2016 (FY 2017), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers.

PI: Maria Floro 

College of Arts and Sciences - Economics 

Title: Exploring the Migration and Food Insecurity Relationship: New Evidence from the Food and Agriculture Organization's Food Insecurity Experience Scale 

Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture 

Funds: $30,000.00 

PI: Mark Laubach 

College of Arts and Sciences - Biology 

Title: Graduate Research Fellowship Program 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation 

Funds: $39,500.00

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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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