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Innovative Research

Research at Rowan occurs in a collaborative, learning-centered environment. Highly qualified and diverse teams of faculty, staff, and students integrate teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity and community service. Our collaborations are local as well as international. Our faculty are renowned for their research expertise, as demonstrated by their competitive grant awards and publications in prestigious peer-reviewed journals

Office of Research

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The Office of Research promotes, supports and administers the research, scholarly and creative activity of faculty, staff and students.

Office of Sponsored Programs

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The Office of Sponsored Programs guides Rowan faculty through the submission and stewardship of proposals to federal, state and industrial sponsors. 

Office of Technology Commercialization

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The Office of Technology Commercialization develops industry partnerships that help to align research innovations to respond to commercially unmet market needs. 

Research Centers & Institutes

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Rowan’s research centers and institutes reflect our commitment to scientific study in an array of professionals fields, as well as our commitment to improving the quality of life of those around us. 

South Jersey Technology Park

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A mixed-use space of academic and corporate facilities, the Tech Park expands Rowan’s research capabilities and establishes a technology-based entrepreneurial economy for our region.

Office of Research Compliance

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Our policies and procedures express our core values regarding research compliance and the responsible and ethical conduct of research. 

Office of Proposal Development

The Office of Proposal Development builds the capacity of Rowan faculty to develop their research, find funding opportunities, and compose high-quality proposals.

Graduate Research Services

The Office of Graduate Research Services supports graduate research programs that include a thesis or dissertation requirement and coordinates GA and GRA programs.

Rowan Innovations

Rowan Innovations is the portal that connects entrepreneurs to business services, industry expertise and mentoring support to advance ideas to the marketplace.