Office of the Vice President for Research
This site provides links to all of the research resources available at Penn State. Sections of particular interest: research centers, facilities and laboratories; information to guide proposal development; information about the resources to ensure research is conducted in accord with regulations protecting human participants, animals, students, and personnel; and online training courses and workshops.
Office of Research Protections
- Human Subjects/Participants Research (IRB)
- Conflict of Interest
- Education & Training Programs online for the conduct of safe & ethical research
- Use of animals in research & teaching
MyResearch Portal -- Provides Principal Investigators (PIs) with real-time, web-based access to administrative data associated with their sponsored research.
Methodological and Statistical Assistance
- The Statistical Consulting Center
This center is run by the Department of Statistics. It offers "Stat-on-call" services to Penn
State faculty in all disciplines. You may schedule a one hour complimentary appointment
(per semester) to work with a consultant who will answer your questions and provide
limited statistical support for your research.
- Methodology Consulting Group
This is operated by the College of Health & Human Development (HHD). It provides
consultation in the areas of statistics, research design, and measurement, primarily in
- The Methodology Center
The Center is operated by the College of Health & Human Development (HHD). It
provides links to information on research methods, free software, short courses in
methodology, and eResources (short training podcasts and videos).
Computer Assistance: Research Computing & Cyber (RCC) Infrastructure