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Message from the Chief Research Officer

George Hong, CRO

George Hong, CRO and Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

Welcome to the Office of Research at Fordham University! As we embark on our academic journey together, this Office continues to share a passionate commitment to furthering the vibrant research community at Fordham, and to developing the university’s research enterprise.

The three stages of research at Fordham are discovery, development, and delivery, and we are here to help every step of the way. In support of this exciting cycle of faculty, student and staff research, the Office of Research provides a variety of incentive, service, and recognition programs. We are dedicated to facilitating, supporting, and assisting a wide range of initiatives and activities, such as interdisciplinary research, sponsored research, global research, faculty-student research collaborations, and individual faculty research.

Additionally, our office oversees and supports a well-established research infrastructure, including:

  • Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP)
  • University Research Compliance Council (URCC)
  • Institutional Review Board (IRB)
  • Strategic Research Consortia
  • Research Institutes and Centers
  • University Research Council
  • Research Deans Council
  • Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee
  • Institutional Bio-Safety Committee
  • Radiation Safety Committee
  • Research Integrity
  • Export Control

We sponsor and facilitate both internal and external research initiatives and collaborations by offering:

  • Faculty Fellowships
  • Internal Funding Opportunities
  • Fordham-Columbia, NYU, Georgetown and IBM Research Fellowships and Internships
  • Faculty Research Abroad Program

The Office of Research is also responsible for:

  • Designing and implementing Research Policies and Procedures
  • Facilitating Research Recognition Programs and Fordham Research Day
  • Implementing Technology Transfer Serives

For more details, please visit the following:

We encourage you to contact our office should you have any questions or suggestions. Thank you!

Office of Research
Rose Hill, Collins Hall, B34
Tel: 718-817-0027