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Research Support Website
The one-stop resource designed to simplify and support research activity at BU
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BU offers a wide array of support for both internal and external funding opportunities
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A rich source of research, intellectual property, proprietary know-how, and novel methodologies
Research Support Services
a2ru Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities
BU is a member of a2ru, a partnership of institutions committed to supporting the full spectrum of arts and arts-integrative research.
Biostatistics and Epidemiology Data Analytics Center
Data management resource specializing in variety of data capture methods and reports, datasets, and analysis of data.
Support for investigators as they design and conduct human research studies
Clinical Research Resources office
Provides a range of services, resources, and guidance to BUMC clinical researchers
COS PIVOT funding search
Large database of funding opportunities, free to all BU faculty and staff. Save search criteria to quickly find relevant funding.
Crowdfunding at BU
Putting BU’s most innovative ideas in gear with the power of crowdfunding.
Indicators & Metrics
A collection of strategic and operational indicators from Research administration areas across BU.
Builds sustainable, mutually beneficial partnerships with charitable organizations
General Clinical Research Unit
Provides resources to faculty at the Boston University Medical Center
Supports global ideas, from inspiration through implementation
My Grant Expenses A reporting tool that has been developed specifically for Principal Investigators
Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Office
Facilitates interdisciplinary biomedical research across CRC and Medical campuses
Assistance to faculty and staff who seek corporate support
Material Transfer Agreements
Overview of how to handle material transfer agreements at BU.
A persistent digital identifier unique to you that helps connect you to your work throughout your entire career. Quick and free to register.
Post-Award Financial Operations
Provides seamless processes from pre-award to post-award activities
Professional Development & Postdoctoral Affairs New!
This office is home base for BU’s postdoctoral scholars, while providing professional development to postdocs, doctoral students, and their faculty mentors
Office of Research
Coordinating and facilitating research at BU
Find forms, policies, procedures, and training related to compliance
Responsible Conduct of Research
Research ethics plan for students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty mentors
Commercializes inventions and discoveries that emerge from BU research
Research Computing Services
Specialized computing and communication facilities, software, training, and consulting in support of computational research at BU
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program
Learn about the program and mentoring students