Grants and Research


PSU Research and Grants Administration seeks to enhance discovery and research at Pittsburg State University by assisting faculty, staff and students in developing research activities, searching for external funding opportunities and assisting with the development and submission of funding proposals. PSU Research and Grants Administration also provides research integrity administration including the protection of human research subjects approval process and the investigation of research integrity violations.

For more information regarding research and grants, please contact Cindy Johnson (620) 235-4175, located in 220 Russ Hall.

Grants


Pre-Award Services

Research and Grants Administration assists faculty, staff and students in their search for funding, proposal development, budget preparation and grant submission.


Research


Undergraduate Research Coordination

Research and Grants Administration assists departments, faculty and staff in developing undergraduate research opportunities for students.

Nominations for Faculty Scholarship Awards

At PSU, department chairs, faculty or students can nominate a deserving faculty member to receive the Outstanding Faculty Scholarship Award, the Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award, and the Outstanding Graduate Program Coordinator Award. 

Faculty Research Incentives

Pittsburg State University is committed to research and creative activities. These activities enhance the learning environment for the students and help to distinguish the University as a center of excellence in its disciplines. PSU is  helping students distinguish the University as a center of excellence in its disciplines. PSU is offering a variety of programs to encourage faculty to engage in research and creative activities.

Protection of Human Research Subjects

Research and Grants Administration assists researchers in obtaining approval from the PSU Institutional Review Board for research proposals involving human research subjects.

Research Integrity Administration

Research and Grants Administration investigates reports of research integrity violations and completes governmental reporting requirements.