Research, scholarship, and creative works (RSCW) at the University of Northern Colorado are at the core of UNC's Strategic Framework to provide our students a Transformative Education. The mission of the Office of Research is to support and promote the RSCW of faculty, staff, and students at UNC.  

Office of Research Announcements

Academic Excellence Week: April 3-7, 2017

Office of Research and OSP Welcome New Staff Members

  • Cira Mathis, Associate Director of Sponsored Programs, started on December 1, 2016. 
  • Jessica Dollard, Office of Research, started on February 1, 2017. 

UNC Office of Research Core Functions:


From the AVPR

Bob Houser, AVP for Research & Sponsored Programs

"The Office of Research oversees the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP), internal research incentive programs, and compliance and responsible conduct of research. RSCW at UNC generates discoveries in the public interest, resulting in the creation of new knowledge and its application to our local, state, national and international communities." -Bob Houser, AVP for Research & Sponsored Programs