The mission of the Office for Research is to provide streamlined and comprehensive administrative procedures for grants submission.
Pre-Award Specific Actions: Evaluate the educational needs of faculty regarding grant support, develop a grant funding resource website, identify funding opportunities, provide faculty education and assistance with proposal development, and implement an internal pre-submission peer review.
Post-Award Specific Actions: Provide research mentorship, assistance with report writing, and assistance with publication and presentation of research findings.
A centralized Office of Sponsored Projects serves the research enterprise at PC/PCSP by ensuring the compliance with grantor requirements, training an efficient grants office staff, increasing the number of grants submitted and ultimately increasing the number of students (undergraduate and graduate pharmacy) involved in faculty-directed extramurally funded research.
1.Develop an effective mentoring plan for faculty.
2.Promote interdisciplinary research that is competitive nationally for extramural funding.
3.Identify niche opportunity areas for growth that can be developed using an interdisciplinary approach.
4.Promote faculty entrepreneurship by providing them support in securing seed funding.
5.Promote media relations and development activities to recognize and support faculty research.
6.Promote infrastructure development to provide growing faculty and research support needs.