Research

During the Covid-19 pandemic the USM Office of Research remains open and operational, with staff working remotely.

Note: The USM Office of the President Coronavirus Community Updates are subject to change at any time. Please check this site regularly for the latest information as it becomes available.

IMPORTANT ANNOUCEMENT

from Office of Research

During the Covid-19 pandemic the USM Office of Research remains open and operational, with staff working remotely. In collaboration with other offices at the University of Southern Maine, we continue to monitor COVID-19 developments that may impact research. We are available to assist the university community with research information and support.

The Office of Research staff are available to help you seek funding for your research and consult with you re: concept and proposal development. For help in finding funding, contact Laura Woods-Vachon, laura.woodsvachon@maine.edu. We are able to conduct weekly scans of all the state, federal, and foundation websites to review grant opportunities in your field. We are also able to conduct in-depth research on all potential funders that you have interest in.

For help in thinking through your research concept and designing your proposal, please contact:

  • Terry Shehata – College of Science & Technology, Lewiston-Auburn College, shehata@maine.edu or 207-228-8239
  • Maggie Vishneau – College of Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences; College of Management & Human Service; Law School, vishneau@maine.edu or 207-780-5469