Northwestern Office for Research


Policies and Procedures

The Office for Research updates policies on a regular basis to ensure compliance with current requirements. Please check back frequently to ensure that you are using the up-to-date version.

Office for Research Policies and Procedures

Bridge Funding Support

Copyright Policy

Cost Sharing on Sponsored Programs

Drug Free Workplace

Research Appointments at Northwestern University
  Research Faculty Appointments
  Research Staff and Visitor Appointments

Research Data: Ownership, Retention and Access Policy

Research Misconduct
   Policy for Reviewing Alleged Research Misconduct
   Procedures for Reviewing Alleged Research Misconduct

Searle Leadership Fund Nomination
   Searle Leadership Fund Committee

Sharing Facilities and Administrative Cost Recovery Revenue
Process Guidelines for F&A Assignment
FAQ Document for Communicating Purpose and Process of F&A Recovery

Summer/Research Quarter Salary Policy Statement for 9 Month Appointments

Tracking Investigator Award and Expenditure Credit for Sponsored Programs

University Research Center Proposal and Evaluation Guidelines

Visiting Predoctoral Students from Other US Institutions of Higher Education and Northwestern Sponsored Programs

Office for Sponsored Research

Conflict of Interest Policies

Cost Sharing on Sponsored Programs

Cost Transfers to Sponsored Accounts

Equipment Data Center Hosting

Research Data: Ownership, Retention, and Access

Office for Research Safety

Laboratory Safety and Chemical Hygiene Plan

Laser Safety Handbook

Radiation Safety Handbook

Safety Enforcement Policy

Safety Review of Facilities and Equipment

Innovation and New Ventures Office (formerly Technology Transfer)

Patent and Invention

Office for Export Controls Compliance

Export Controls Compliance Policy

Northwestern University Policies

Office of Cost Studies

Effort Reporting

Northwestern Conflict of Interest Office (NUCOI)

Conflict of Interest and Conflict of Commitment

Conflict of Interest in Research

The Graduate School

Postdoctoral Fellow Appointments

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The Office for Research promotes, facilitates, and enhances research at Northwestern University.


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