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.

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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

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
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
27
2:00 PM

Jennifer McCormick – Associate Professor, Humanities, College of Medicine No pre-registration is necessary, but come early as...

102 Kern Graduate Building
Wednesday
Oct
03
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...

205LL Big Conference Room, ORP
Wednesday
Oct
03
1:00 PM

Linda Trevino – Distinguished Professor of Organizational Behavior & Ethics, Smeal College of Business No pre-registration is...

102 Kern Graduate Building
Wednesday
Oct
10
1:30 PM

Timothy Jegla – Associate Professor of Biology, Eberly College of Science No pre-registration is necessary, but come early as...

102 Kern Graduate Building

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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