Research and Project Administration

ORPA Has A New Home

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Revised Biographical Sketch and Current and Pending Support Formats
Jan. 17, 2023

NSF implemented revised versions of the

ORPA Welcomes New Contracts Manager, Liz Powell
Jan. 17, 2023

Liz joined ORPA on January 3rd and most recently was the Director of Contracting in the Office of Sponsored Programs at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. UNC conducts more than one billion dollars of sponsored research from all sources annually, making it the 13th largest US research…

Resources for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Plan Requests from Sponsors
Dec. 20, 2022

More and more sponsors are requesting a DEI plan as a component of grant proposals and featured in the December 2022 issue of The Princeton Researcher, a new DEI Resource page on the Office of the Dean for Research website…

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Princeton University is actively monitoring coronavirus (COVID-19) and the evolving guidance from government and health authorities.  It has developed the Research Operations Guidance webpage as a resource for the University research community.  Additionally, ORPA has compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions related to sponsored programs.

What We Do

As part of Princeton University’s Office of the Dean for Research, the Office of Research and Project Administration (ORPA) serves as a go-to resource for all things related to sponsored research funding. We help make research at Princeton happen, offering professional assistance across fields and throughout the sponsored research lifecycle, from proposal preparation to award management and close-out.



Trainings and Events

Virtual Research Administration Disclosure Integrity Training
Wed, Feb 15, 2023, 9:30 am10:30 am