Research Faculty Development

Kent State University is heavily invested in ensuring the success of our faculty engaged in research and scholarly pursuits. Whether this is your first time pursuing funding for your research or you are a seasoned investigator, the Office of Research Faculty Development (ORFD) has programs that will help you make sure you are preparing the best possible grant proposal.

Wherever you are in the research process (just starting with an idea, need a team member, need to identify possible funding sources, or done with a draft proposal), the Office of Research Faculty Development can assist you in developing your research program, finding funding opportunities, and increasing your chances of funding success.