Research Development & Learning


The Office of Research Development and Learning (RD & L) is dedicated to proactively catalyzing activities that will grow the USA research enterprise including identification and targeting of funding opportunities, nurturing collaborative relationships and assisting in competitive application development.

Research Development activities span a broad spectrum. At the USA, RD & L is a committed, positive change - agent, capacity - builder and ambassador in the following areas:

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Breaking Announcements

The ORED will host the 2016 Research and Scholarly Activities Forum on Thursday May 12, 9-3:30P at the Faculty Club.  This year we are pleased to showcase the work of the 2015 Research and Scholarly Development Grant - and - Seed Grant in Support of the Arts and Humanities award recipients.  Please join us for this fun event.  Lunch will be served from 11:30A - 1:00P.  Please RSVP your participation to Ms. Angela Williams at: