Office of the Vice President for Research

The Office of the Vice President for Research is responsible for facilitating the $863-million-per-year research enterprise at Penn State by working with a broad range of units across the University.

 

Learn More About Research At Penn State

A Pie chart of funding sources. Please see full Annual Report for a textual breakdown of funding sources.

Research Announcement:

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Participate in a research study!

Penn State research studies seeking participants are now searchable at studyfinder.psu.edu. Studies can include nutritional studies, surveys, clinical trials, interviews and more. While some studies seek participants on a purely volunteer basis, many offer compensation. Find a study now

Upcoming Campus Events

Wednesday
Aug
29
2:00 PM

Pre-registration is required. This overview will introduce researchers to CATS IRB, Penn State’s online IRB submission program....

205LL Conference Room, ORP
Wednesday
Sep
05
9:00 AM

Pre-registration is required. The CATS IRB system is what Penn State's uses to manage the lifecylce of human subject research...

Zoom
Thursday
Sep
06
12:30 PM

This interactive workshop is designed to give first, second or third year faculty who advise graduate students a framework for thinking...

Room 233B, the HUB-Robeson Center
Wednesday
Sep
12
12:00 PM

Don Welch – Chief Information Security Officer, The Office of Information Security No pre-registration is necessary, but come...

102 Kern Graduate Building
Thursday
Sep
20
2:00 PM

Stacey Bucha – Data Security Compliance Specialist, The Office of Sponsored Programs No pre-registration is necessary, but come...

102 Kern Graduate Building
Thursday
Sep
20
2:00 PM

Pre-registration is required. The CATS IRB system is what Penn State's uses to manage the lifecylce of human subject research...

205LL Big Conference Room, ORP

Recent News

Current Issue of Research/Penn State

Research/Penn State is a print and electronic magazine showcasing the diversity and drama of Penn State's $863-million-per-year research program. To receive news and features on Penn State research twice a month via email, please subscribe here, or you can follow us on Twitter @PSUResearch.

Past Issues & Contact

Spring 2018
Volune 38 | Number 1
In This Issue: Saving the Bay // Listening to the Universe // A Most Resilient Reef // Young and Old, Face to Face // Welcome to Materials Valley
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