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Research

The CSW Office of Research Administration is dedicated to supporting faculty and students’ research, scholarship, and grants.  To support the research endeavors in the College of Social Work, the Research Office supports:

  • Mentoring and assistance in scholarship and grant writing
  • Assistance with pre-award proposal development and submission
  • Consultation, compliance, and submission processes for Human Subjects Review by the Institutional Review Board
  • Faculty Start-up account management
  • Post-award financial management for sponsored projects & related compliance, Ensuring compliance with UT/federal policies and sponsor guidelines
  • Access for faculty and students to college, university, and external research resources
Dr. Douglas Coatsworth
Doug Coatsworth
Associate Dean of Research (ADR)
E-mail: dcoatswo@utk.edu
angela gilley
Angela Gilley
Assistant Director of Budget, Finance and Operations for External Funding
E-mail: agilley@utk.edu


Research News

  • SWORPS Welcomes New Director

    The UT Social Work Office of Research and Public Service (SWORPS) recently named Daryl Chansuthus (MSSW ’02) as its new […]

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  • 2022 Social Work Scholars Research Fellowships

    In the Spring 2022, CSW launched the Social Work Scholars Research Fellowships, a competitive internal grant program to support highly […]

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  • The Program for Pet Health Equity Improves Access to Veterinary Care for Pets and their Families

    Pets provide incredible social, emotional, and physical health benefits to their human family members. And this is especially true for […]

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