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Office of System Affairs

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The Office of Research supports the pursuit of excellence at the University of South Carolina by creating an academic environment that guides scholarly and creative innovation.


  • Supports faculty in securing funding for their research and their creative and scholarly activities
  • Enhances the teaching and learning environment at the university by integrating research into the educational experience of undergraduate and graduate students
  • Ensures the integrity of research and provides assurance to governmental and private funding agencies--and to the public--that research is conducted in accordance with the law and to the highest ethical standards
  • Promotes interdisciplinary research as an important component of economic development

Office of System Affairs

    Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.