Research, scholarship, and innovation are at the core of UMass Dartmouth's mission. We are a Doctoral University – Higher Research Activity (R2) as designated by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
May 11, 2017
UMassD scientists survey scallops on Banquereau Bank
Examination of scallop population and benthic environment using video survey will produce information on habitat and ecology of the area, which may lead to better understanding of fishing impacts and species interactions.
March 29, 2017
Improved long-range weather forecasting goal of Fulbright Scholar’s work
Dr. Amit Tandon will collaborate with scientists from multiple universities in study of Bay of Bengal monsoons.
March 16, 2017
UMass Dartmouth sociology professor wins Fulbright to study sexual violence in Hungary
Research will focus on underreporting of rape and sexual assault in Hungary, and training of legal and victim response professionals to improve reporting and understanding of sexual violence.
Institutional Ethics and Compliance
Assists researchers to comply with applicable laws, regulations, and policies regarding human and animal subjects, biosafety and export control
Builds research capacity by promoting collaborations, managing internal grants, disseminating funding opportunities and celebrating research achievements
Promotes undergraduate research, supports student-researchers, and disseminates the products of student research.
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