Other offices and policies

Sponsored Projects Services

Most proposals to external funders are submitted by this office, which assures compliance of pre- and post-award processes. Business managers in SBS units can be liaisons to this office.

Responsible Conduct of Research

Education in the responsible conduct of research is required by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the National Science Foundation (NSF). This office also handles grievances related to authorship and credit for research findings. Compliance for human and animal subjects, as well as conflicts of interest, are also in this office.

Research Integrity Program

This office covers policies, regulations, and contacts related to research misconduct.

Federal Relations

The University of Arizona is required by law to report all federal lobbying activities on a quarterly basis to the US Congress. This office compiles and files the University's quarterly submission.