Research

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  • Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies
    202-885-3753
    researchau@american.edu
    Wisconsin (4200), Suite 201 Washington, DC 20016-8075

    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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January 2014 Research Awards

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


PI: Jonathan Tubman -- College of Arts and Sciences - Psychology -- Title: Multisite School-Based Evaluation of a Brief Screener for Underage Drinking -- Sponsor: National Institutes of Health -- Funds: $505,115


PI: Richard Berendzen -- College of Arts and Sciences – Physics -- Title: DC Space Grant Innovative Pilot in STEM Education Undergraduate Retention in STEM -- Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Funds: $500,000


PI: Brenda Smith -- Washington College of Law - Project on Addressing Prison Rape -- Title: Support PREA Standards Implementation through Core Training and Technical Assistance -- Sponsor: National Council on Crime and Delinquency -- Funds: $325,000


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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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