Calendar of Events

Spring 2018 Writing-Intensive Proposal Workshop

Submission Deadline: December 21, 2017
An intensive, hands-on proposal writing workshop for faculty members at any career stage and from any discipline to develop a compelling, competitive proposal that is ready to submit to an external sponsor at the conclusion of the semester-long workshop.


Mendel Medal Award Lecture: November 17

The 2017 Mendel Medal recipient is Olufunmilayo I. Olopade, MD, FACP, OON, an internationally renowned pioneer in cancer genetics and the Walter L. Palmer Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine and Human Genetics and Director of the Center for Clinical Cancer Genetics at The University of Chicago. A public lecture will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017 in the Villanova Room.


Brown Bag Lunch: December 5 & 6

Topic: Strategies to Find External Funding
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Location: Falvey 206 on 12/5, CEER 210 on 12/6 


University Summer Grant Proposal

Deadline: December 1
The University Summer Grant (USG) Program provides support to faculty to be engaged in research, scholarly activities, and creative artistic projects. Overarching goals of the USG program are to foster the intellectual development of faculty and to facilitate faculty efforts to achieve national and international recognition in their scholarly field. Proposals are due Friday, December 1, 2017.

Research In Action

Click here to learn more about Amber Shelton and her oncology research.  

Click here to learn more about Villanova's EOD robot work.

Proposal Prep for External Funding

We have developed a number of materials to aid you in proposal preparation for external funding, available on a Villanova Sharepoint site.

Please contact Associate Vice Provost for Research for access.

Associate Vice Provost for Research

Tolentine Hall, Room 103
Office hours are available to all faculty, staff, and students. No appointment necessary. 

Fall Office Hours:

9/20: 9:00 - 10:30 am

10/17: 10:00 - 11:30 am

12/1: 2:00 - 3:30 pm

Office of the Provost

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800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: 610.519.4525
Fax: 610.519.6200

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