About the Office of Research

Vision

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

Mission

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.

Values

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.