The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) facilitates the entire research development process by:
Research Days are semi-annual events that provide the only venue for all WCU faculty and students to present, discuss, and demonstrate research and scholarship in all disciplines. It also serves as a valuable forum for researchers to practice their presentations prior to upcoming regional and national conferences. The next Research Day will be held in the Fall of 2017
Invited Speaker Presentations
Student Research and Creative Activities (SRCA) Awards Speakers
The following Workshops are scheduled to be held during the 2017-2018 Academic year. You will receive e-mail notification once dates and times are confirmed:
If you have ideas for additional workshops please email Laura Vassallo.
PIVOT is a subscription database that contains funding opportunities from over 11,500 sponsors and provides the ability for WCU faculty, student and staff to identify and connect to the most comprehensive source of Federal, State and private sector funding opportunities. Pivot also enables researchers to identify potential research partners inside or outside WCU. PIVOT access usign WCU signon(Shibboleth)
The next faculty PIVOT training session will be held in Fall semester.
Ask for a PIVOT Demo in your classroom by one of our Graduate Assistants: Email Holly Jackson
The link below provides a list of questionable, scholarly open-access publishers. We recommend that you read the available reviews, assessments and descriptions provided here, and then decide for yourselves whether you want to submit articles, serve as editors or on editorial boards:
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