Office of Research Services
The Office of Research Services (ORS) offers professional administrative expertise to the University College’s research community by providing information on funding opportunities, providing assistance in proposal preparation and submission, assisting in post-award reporting and regulatory observance and organizing workshops and seminars for faculty and staff.
The Office is located within the main Administration Block, GTUC main campus, Tesano.
The University College is committed to excellence in research based on the highest national and international standards, and the active promotion of the important role of research in teaching. The Office of Research Services is responsible for implementing the University College’s policy regarding grants, contracts and other sponsored projects. Faculty and staff contact this office for information and assistance on applying for grants and administering the resulting programs.
This policy applies to all full-time and part-time faculty, staff and students of the University College and any person (including visiting professors) who teaches, conducts research or works at or under the auspices of the University College.
As part of its commitment to the creation and dissemination of knowledge, GTUC will foster an environment of open inquiry and academic freedom in which individuals can pursue scholarly research activities. To this end, the University College
Ensures the highest principles of research practice and ethical conduct.
Ensures that human research participants are treated safely and with respect.
Ensures that all research are compatible with established University College policies and procedures, and comply with the terms and conditions agreed upon with granting agencies and donors.
Commits to supporting and developing research and scholarship through prudent resource management and the securing of external funding.