Research and Proposal Development

Research Support for the Samueli School of Engineering

The Engineering Research and Proposal Development team proactively supports faculty, researchers, and students to attract extramural funding and facilitates the advancement of the research enterprise in SSoE. The team provides the following research proposal development support:

  • Coordination of large and complex grant and contract proposal efforts
  • Facilitation of partnerships among investigators and connect proposal teams to research resources
  • Guidance for the pursuit of new strategic research activities in response to the funding opportunity landscape and new research directions
  • Timely notification of strategic funding opportunities
  • Communication with funding agencies to gather input and advice on developing proposals for specific programs and centers
  • Coordination with campus units to gain key insights on ongoing and future research programs