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  • Dan Ross making a reed
    Featured Faculty Researcher
    When Precision Meets Passion

    Now serving his 50th year at A-State, Dr. Dan Ross has developed a stellar reputation with musicians around the world. His machine produces precision reeds that are in high demand and he himself is a highly talented oboist.

  • 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


Student Research Opportunities

Research news

Grippo, Costello and Beauchamp Begin Work on NSF Funded Technical Writing Grant

Six Students Earn ABI Biotechnology Research Internships

ABI Students and Faculty Attend Professional Meeting

A-State Hosts National Red Wolf Species Survival Plan Meeting

Nursing and Health Professions Partnering with NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine in Care-A-Van Project

Researchers Turn up the Heat on Wheat

Undergraduate Students Earn Research Fellowships

Create @ State 2018 to Showcase Student Research and Creativity

Artist and Lecturer Edwin Faughn to Keynote Create @ State 2018

Undergraduate Students Present Research at Capitol

Green will Study Cover Crop Potential with USDA-NRCS Grant

Denso Foundation will offer nearly $1 Million in grants across North America

Five Students Starting ABI Biotechnology Research Internships

A-State Awarded $25,000 for Archiving KAIT Film Collection

A-State Awarded $88,000 Grant for Completion of Kays House 

Student Research Showcased at Create @ State Symposium 2017

Undergraduate Students Present Research at Capitol Event

Arkansas Science Festival: Full Week of Activities, Oct 7-14

Undergraduate Research Leads to Medical School

Biodiversity Projects Headed by A-State Researchers

National Science Foundation Approves $5.48 Million in Grants for Biodiversity Projects Led by A-State Researchers

Summer Bridge Program at A-State Continues to Inspire Future Researchers

Five Students Working in ABI Biotechnology Research Internships

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