About the Office of Research


The Office of Research is committed to supporting and growing nationally and internationally relevant programs of basic and applied research, scholarship, and creative inquiry.


The Office of Research supports USU’s mission by facilitating a culture of excellence in research, scholarship and creative activity of faculty and students through operational, training, funding, outreach and compliance support.


Strategic Goals

  • Goal 1: Increase quality, capacity, and productivity of USU research programs.
  • Goal 2: Champion a culture of safety, compliance and integrity.
  • Goal 3: Enhance USU student research experience.
  • Goal 4: Connect USU research to the public.