The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) promotes and facilitates the research environment of WCU. We assist faculty and students who are interested in being involved in research on campus.
Information for the Summer of 2020 SURI program will be available in November 2019.
The purpose of SURI is to:
Selected applicants will receive a stipend to work full-time (40 hours/week) over five weeks during summer 2020 to participate in:
The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) will host the Spring 2020 Research and Creative Activity Day on April 3, 2020 in the Sykes Student Union. This event highlights student, faculty and administrators research and creative activity from all academic disciplines by providing a forum for posters, oral presentations, works of art, and theatre performances.
The schedule for the day will be provided in March 2020.
If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 610-436-3557
The following Faculty Forums are planned for the Fall of 2019:
Faculty Forums offer a venue during which faculty members present the results of their work, share ideas, and discuss needs in the context of a research and creative activity theme that crosses several disciplines. During these forums, we hope to encourage scholarly conversations among faculty members who might not normally meet each other in the interest of igniting collaborations.
Look out for an RFP for Communities of Practice in the upcoming academic year! Communities of Practice are faculty teams that meet on a regular basis to learn more about an area of mutual interest and: Continue or initiate research and creative activity collaborations, read and discuss disciplinary and interdisciplinary literature related to the topic, write proposals together and proofread and edit each other's scholarly manuscripts