Open quotesThe Office of the Vice Dean for Research (VDR) buttresses the Provost's leadership in research by fostering interdisciplinary research collaborations across the University and implementing a strategy for expanding the College's research infrastructure. Toward that end, VDR oversees and coordinates the College’s research units, including the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP), the Institutional Review Board (IRB), and TC's Centers, Institutes, and Laboratories. For more information, please explore this website, visit the various research offices that are eager to assist you, or contact me at quotes

Caroline Ebanks, Ph.D.
Vice Dean for Research

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Explore VDR's Resources to Support Research at TC 

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Offices at Teachers College that support research and facilitate grant proposal submission and award management.

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Explore internal and external funding opportunities for TC faculty.

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Proposal Preparation

Explore resources to help prepare successful grant applications.

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News & Announcements

Read internal news feeds about research conducted at TC as well as timely announcements about funding opportunities.

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Networking Events

Explore our networking events that seek to facilitate multidisciplinary research collaborations within TC and between TC and Columbia University.

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