The Office of Research Support Services (RSS) at the University of Memphis assists
faculty and staff with the development of proposals to obtain research funding through externally sponsored
programs. With a strong history of working with investigators to obtain funding from
both public and private sources, the RSS staff is committed to furthering the University’s
mission as a great metropolitan research university.
Grants and contracts obtained from a range of funding sources enables the University’s
investigators to conduct cutting-edge research. From biomedical and computational sciences, learning
technologies, and education and criminal justice reform to groundwater and earthquake
studies and autism research, the RSS staff provides the resources that faculty require
to be successful in today’s competitive research environment.
The office provides many resources for investigators, including: