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Welcome to the Office of Research

Mission
The Office of Research is a service unit within the College of Education (COE). Its mission is to support and further the scholarship of the college's programs, faculty, and students; and provide grant administration and compliance assurance for project implementation.
Overview

Under the direction of the Associate Dean, the Office of Research encourages faculty and students to engage in individual, collaborative, and interdisciplinary inquiry, particularly to ensure continued improvement of COE's programs. The Office provides assistance to faculty and students in a variety of areas, including:

  • developing research ideas and efforts
  • connecting with other scholars
  • accessing needed resources
  • identifying funding sources
  • submitting funding applications
  • administering grant awards
  • monitoring project implementation to ensure compliance
  • linking with ECU's Offices of Sponsored Programs and Research and Grant
Department News
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Guili Zhang Elected as Chair of the American Evaluation Association Assessment in Higher Education TIG
At the 2016 American Evaluation Association (AEA) Annual Conference recently held in Atlanta, GA, Dr. Guili Zhang was re-elected as Chair of the American Evaluation Association Assessment in Higher Education TIG. Dr. Zhang has also been serving as Chair of the Quantitative Methods TIG of AEA for the past 7 years. The American Evaluation Association is a professional association of evaluators devoted to the application and exploration of program evaluation, personnel evaluation, technology, and many other forms of evaluation. Evaluation involves assessing the strengths and Continue reading →

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Fulbright Alumni Ambassador Workshop
In the Fulbright Alumni Ambassador Workshop, Fulbright Ambassador Dr. Spencer Salas, associate professor at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, will share his experiences as a Fulbright Scholar to South Africa in 2013. Flyer with event details: Ambassador Workshop Invitation_Salas Scholars like Salas return to their campuses with new perspectives on their fields and fresh ideas for further international engagement. Faculty and administrators will learn about the benefits of Fulbright and the impact it can have personally and professionally. Find out more about Salas’ Continue reading →

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COE grant educates students on the science of drug abuse
The Science Education Against Drug Abuse Partnership (SEADAP) program aims to expose students from 6th through 12th grade to the real-world applications of the scientific method in order to teach them about drug addiction. Now in its third year, the SEADAP program continues to implement hands-on curriculum educating students about the science of drug addiction and the adverse effects of widely abused substances while exposing students in research activities to increase their interest in STEM careers. Students are led in the design of their own Continue reading →

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Contact Us

For more information about our services, please contact:

Ms. Patricia Roullard
Administrative Assistant
252-328-1097
roullardp16@ecu.edu