Nominate a faculty member for a Brown Research Achievement Award

The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) is pleased to announce an inaugural awards program during academic year 2016-2017 to recognize outstanding research achievements of Brown faculty. Five awards will be given annually that each carry a research stipend of $5,000. A committee of faculty will review nominations and select the award recipients. OVPR invites nominations from deans, department chairs, and center directors, and also invites self-nominations and nominations by colleagues. 

Find your offices?

Vice-President for Research Jill Pipher
South Street Landing, 5th Floor

Office of Research Development (RD)
(funding opportunities, limited submissions, internal seed funding, proposal development services)
South Street Landing, 5th Floor

Brown Technology Innovations (Formerly IECV)
(commercializing research)
South Street Landing, 5th Floor

Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP)
(proposal review and submission, award negotiation and acceptance, subaward issuance, cash management, invoicing, financial reports and project close-out)
South Street Landing, 5th Floor

Research Administration Information Services (RAIS)
('Research at Brown' data)
South Street Landing, 5th Floor

Office of Research Integrity (ORI)
(IRB, IACUC, COI, Export Control, Conduct of ethical research)
South Street Landing, 5th Floor

How do I know the authorized signatory to sign my proposal, award, agreement or contract?

Please visit the Office of General Counsel's website, and consult their Contracts Signature Delegation  guide. In this guide, research is discussed on pp 13-14, and it is linked at their page's end (updated 9/25/19).