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The mission of the Office of Research Administration is to facilitate, and support the research efforts of the faculty, students and research staff in the college and affiliated research centers.  The office supports investigator research activities by advising about funding opportunities; assisting with the development of proposals, developing budgets, supporting post-award grant management, ensuring proposals and projects comply with university, agency, state and federal guidelines, and serving as a liaison with the UTK Office of Research Innovation and Economic Development.

For information about the CSW research mission, services or portfolio contact:

Dr. Douglas Coatsworth
Doug Coatsworth
Associate Dean of Research (ADR)
angela gilley
Angela Gilley
Assistant Director of Budget, Finance and Operations for External Funding

Research News

  • First Comprehensive Textbook on Veterinary Social Work Published

    In conjunction with celebrating the 20-year anniversary of Veterinary Social Work at the University of Tennessee Colleges of Social Work […]

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  • Betsey R. Bush Faculty Scholar Award Research Fellowship Program 2022-2023

    The College of Social Work Office of Research Administration is pleased to announce that Courtney Cronley and Kristen Ravi are the recipients of the 2022-2023 Betsey R. Bush Faculty Scholar Award Research Fellowship program.

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  • UTCSW Students Selected as Undergraduate Research Assistants

    Two UTCSW undergraduate students were recently selected as Undergraduate Research Assistants for Spring 2023. This opportunity allows the students to […]

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