Research Enhancement Unit

Under the leadership of Shandra White, Director of the Office of Sponsored Projects, and in tandem with the schools’ Associate Deans for Research, Research Enhancement provides faculty with guidance and training to successfully apply for research grant funding.  Regular or research faculty and research scientists eligible to serve as PI and their graduate students may request services from Research Enhancement. 

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What’s New in REU?


The OVPR Research Enhancement Unit is offering a series of engaging Faculty Research Salons this spring. The salons are designed to connect and engage GW faculty from diverse disciplines in collaborative intellectual and scholarly exchange around research-themed issues, questions and challenges. The salons will be moderated by leading faculty and university leadership. Lunch will be provided. Space is usually limited to 25 attendees. RSVP’s are required.
The schedule of upcoming salon topics is below. Locations and moderators will also be announced in OVPR Research Updates. To RSVP send an email to indicating “FRS” in the subject line and the salon date you wish to attend.

Spring 2017

Humanizing Technology

Date: March 1st, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 pm

Location: Marvin Center, Room 310.

Social Media Research

Date: TBD 


If you have questions or suggestions for future topics or moderators, please email Shandra White.