The Office of Nursing Research & Scholarship (ONRS)has the primary responsibility for providing support services to facilitate the research and scholarly productivity of faculty, teaching contract professionals, and students. Support services are aimed at developing programs of research and scholarship, securing funding for these programs, and building and fostering internal and external partnerships for collaborative work.
The Office concentrates its efforts on enhancing resources to support activity in the college's four main areas of scholarship:
Research and Clinical Scholarship is promoted by internal grants for which faculty within the College of Nursing may apply. Two of interest to faculty have been the annual awards for research, for which up to $3000 per grant may be awarded, based on merit and review by a group of research peers. Clinical scholarship is promoted by a grant of $1000 annually for an approved proposal. Faculty may contact the ONRS for further information.
The ONRS offers the following services:
The Office of Nursing Research and Scholarship is maintained by the Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and Nursing Research, an administrative assistant, and access to a budget officer, statistical consultation, graduate assistants, and services from the University Office of Research and Sponsored Programs.