Research Office

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Type of entity

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Authorized form of name

Research Office

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Other form(s) of name

  • Office of Grants and Research (dates uncertain, but confirmed from August 2001)
  • Office of Research (ca. May 2003-2004)
  • Research and Faculty Development (August 2004-2010)
  • Research, Program and Faculty Development (2010-2013)
  • Office of the Dean of Research (possibly informal)

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Description area

Dates of existence

ca. 1998-2013


The Research Office was established in large part to support, promote, and further faculty research.
Department heads included:
David Stirling, Assistant Dean, Special Programs / Director of Grants and Research (ca 1990-1994)
Mark Charlton, Director of Grants and Research (1994-2003)
Mark Charlton, Dean of Research and Faculty Development (2004-2007)
Elsie Froment, Dean of Academic Research, acting (2007 - ?)
Elsie Froment, Dean of Academic Research (ca 2009-2010)
Elsie Froment, Dean of Research (2010-2013)

In May 2013, Dr Froment's title was "Director of Academic Initiatives and Quality Assurance."

In 2013 the responsibilities of this office were subsumed under the the newly-created position of Vice Provost, Research, and Graduate Studies, filled by Eve Stringham.


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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

March 18, 2016 ss




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