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Office of Research Support & Consultation Services

The Office of Research Support & Consultation provides a broad array of research services to faculty, doctoral, and post doctoral students in the School of Nursing. Special emphasis is given to those in pre-funding stages who do not have access to external support for such services. Services include:

Preparing to Submit

Funding Opportunities

  • Proposal announcements
  • Sources searches
  • Reference library

Proposal Development

  • Research and statistican consultation services
  • Editorial assistance
  • Mock proposal reviews
  • Expert external review

Proposal Preparation

  • Prepartion of application
  • Budget preparation
  • Institutional processing

Proposal Submission Assistance

Research Consultation

  • Analysis
  • Design
  • Methods
  • Power calculations
  • Measurement/Psychometrics


Statistical Consultation & Services

  • Statistical analysis
  • Statistical programming
  • Results presentation and interpretation
  • Data management
  • Consultation on Statistical packages

Other RSC Services


  • Annual Research Chronicle
  • Research News - internal newsletter
  • Beginning the Faculty Research Role


  • Key nursing research journals
  • Funding newsletters and books
  • Methods & Statistical books
  • Software


Educational Offering

  • Research Seminars & colloquia
  • Short courses on statistical and programming topics


Funding Programs

  • Faculty Research Opportunity Grants
  • Investigator Earned Overhead Program


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