Office of Research


The Office of Research facilitates research endeavors, professional development and doctoral studies within College of Education and Human Development (CEHD). The office promotes responsible conduct of research in accordance with the highest standards of integrity and compliance with legal, professional, ethical and other requirements to protect against conflicts of interest in research.

The work of the CEHD Office of Research advances the following driving goals of the 2020 Plan and the University of Louisville's vision to become one of the nation's top 20 public metropolitan research universities:

  • Increase funded research
  • Increase translational research in response to community needs and fuel economic development
  • Focus on areas of scholarly and creative activity that create national prominence
  • Increase doctoral degrees awarded annually