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  • Dr. Cherisse Jones-Branch
    Researcher of the Month
    Interpreting the World

    Dr. Cherisse Jones-Branch, professor of history, is the February Research Professor of the Month. Her most recent research project is "Better Living by Their Own Bootstraps: Rural Black Women's Activism in Arkansas, 1913-1965."

  • Stephen Guffey
    Researcher of the Month
    Better when we work together

    Dr. Stephen Guffey, professor of physical therapy, is the March Research Professor of the Month. Dr. Guffey collaborates with researchers at all levels of their careers as an important bridge to greater understanding.

  • A pile of peanuts on a white background
    Researcher of the Month
    The Potential of Peanuts

    Dr. Fabricio Medina-Bolivar, professor of plant metabolic engineering in the College of Sciences and Mathematics, is the January Research Professor of the Month at Arkansas State.

  • Preserved fish in a jar
    Researcher of the Month
    Preserving the Population

    Dr. Brook Fluker, assistant professor of aquatic ecology, has been selected as the April Research Professor of the Month for his work with the Arkansas Center for Biodiversity and the National Science Foundation.

Research Development

The Research Development office partners with faculty to accomplish the following objectives:

  • Develop and maintain sponsored agency relations
  • Strategic proposal development, including team meetings and formation of collaborative initiatives
  • Submission of proposals to sponsored agencies on behalf of the University
  • Receipt, review and acceptance of sponsored agreements, grants and contracts

Proposal Development Process 

Institutional Profile

Investigator's ToolBox

FRAC

Student Research Opportunities