The CU Denver Office of Research Services (ORS) is the training and faculty development component of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Work. ORS provides faculty development resources targeted specifically at enhancing faculty research and creative work, faculty research career development, and seeking and obtaining external funding for research and scholarly activities.
ORS offers services in:
Supporting pre-award award aspects of collaborative, multi-investigator, large-scale, and/or cross-unit or institution grant proposals
- Nurturing the development and funding of new collaborative research projects
- Providing faculty with comprehensive fund-seeking support and grants planning
- Offering faculty development workshops around grantsmanship, funding, and research career development
- Providing personalized research and grant-seeking mentoring for faculty at all career stages
Funding Initiative from the Office of Research Services
ORS on the Denver Campus has limited discretionary
funding that will be used to encourage and support creative activities on the downtown
campus. ORS is
committed to awarding funds in a way that will lead to increased faculty
productivity and an enhanced reputation for CU Denver. See information below.