Sponsored Research


Update regarding COVID-19

The Office of Research is fully operational.

体育彩票投注网360彩票in response to the covid-19 pandemic, office of research staff continue to fully support grant activities even while some are working remotely. office of research staff are available during regular business hours via email and telephone.

  • For updated information regarding any changes in federal or state funding, deadlines, or reporting, please visit our COVID-19 Sponsored Research Updates page. 

  • Click here for updates related to the Duquesne's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Office of Research supports and encourages faculty and students to engage in research that will help us and our neighbors to live our lives to the fullest. As a one-stop source of information, the Office of Research works toward the creation of new knowledge and its application through technology transfer. Current faculty and staff can contact the Office of Research for resources and procedural information.

Supporting Discoveries

the office of research encourages these endeavors through:

  • Providing technical support and networking opportunities
  • Assisting with grant applications and competitions
  • Fostering interdisciplinary and community partnerships.
  • Safe research with human subjects and animals

Licensing and Patent Development

The Office of Research serves as the touch point for those outside the University who are interested in Technology Transfer .

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Faculty Support

View our Planning Your Proposal page for Information about the grant process, from availability and deadlines to proposal writing, budgeting and post-project follow-up. 

Specific questions may be addressed to the Office of Research staff.

Student Support

Most student research questions start with a professor and a particular interest, but the Office of Research staff can provide additional guidance, especially for those heading into national and international competitions and conferences.

The Undergraduate Research & Scholarship Symposium (URSS) in the spring and the Graduate Student Research Symposium (GSRS)体育彩票投注网360彩票 in the fall give Duquesne University graduate and undergraduate students the opportunity to present research and scholarship, place a mark of distinction on their resumes, and network with peers, faculty, and the public.