Vice Provost for Research

First Name: 
Charles G.
Last Name: 
Riordan
Email Address: 
riordan@udel.edu

The Vice Provost is the chief research advocate serving to advance high-quality research and scholarship at UD by promoting an environment that fosters creativity, collaboration, community, and commitment to the highest ethical values. The Research Office provides leadership for proposal development, contract and grant monitoring and compliance with all policies and procedures associated with the responsible conduct of research, and assist in communicating UD research achievements to the public. The five University-wide Research Institutes report to the VPR.