The Office of the Vice President for Research includes a staff that provides a range of services associated with external funding, internal funding, technology transfer and commercialization, compliance, and administrative support.
Within OVPR, the Research and Sponsored Programs unit works with faculty and staff to prepare and submit external funding proposals. They can assist to identify funding sources, prepare a budget, and interpret funding agency requirements.
The research contracts administrator works closely with this team of research officers to address contract needs through which WMU performs work for others and vice versa.
Support staff can provide information regarding OVPR events and internal funding project accounts. They can link you with services to meet your needs.
The OVPR organizational chart provides an overview of our office structure.
Our goal is to provide outstanding support to the university community.
Do not hesitate to call OVPR at 269-387-8270 or 269-387-8298 with questions or for more information.