Assistantships and Scholarships Office
The Assistantships and Scholarships Office (ASO) is responsible for developing and implementing criteria for the following awards:
- Graduate Assistantships
- Research Assistantships
- Teaching Assistantships
- Ph.D. Scholarships
The Office is also responsible for monitoring the awards, recipients, and continuation of awards as well as controlling the overall budgetary allocation.
The Deans and Directors are responsible for making recommendations regarding the awardees for the different types of scholarships and assistantships.
Prof. Khaled M. Elleithy, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research
Associate Dean of the School of Engineering
Faculty Research Council
The Faculty Research Council (FRC) is comprised of faculty representatives from UB’s colleges, schools and institutes. The Council is responsible for awarding funds through the Seed Money Grant Program and sponsors Faculty Research Day.
Seed Money Grant Program
The Seed Money Grant Program has been established to provide funding for initial research, the results of which to be used to develop a grant application to one or more federal, state, or private funders.
Faculty Research Day
This day-long, annual event showcases the current research of UB faculty and students through poster presentations and breakout session. A keynote speaker highlights the luncheon. UB faculty and students (undergraduate and graduate) compete for poster awards.
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The Graduate Council (GC) is an elected body of representatives from the schools, institutes, and colleges that offer graduate programs at the University of Bridgeport. The Council discusses, structures and approves mechanisms for across-school graduate curricula management; devises and establishes academic policies and procedures relating to the graduate programs at UB; manages new curricular, course and program changes, additions and approvals; and in general supports the development of graduate programs at UB.
Intellectual Property Board
The Intellectual Property Board (IPB) supports the evaluation, disposition, and appeals process in determining the commercial potential of an invention or copyrightable work.
Complete information, instructions, and forms are available to UB faculty, staff, and students on the UB portal.
Institutional Review Board
The UB Institutional Review Board (IRB) is responsible for the review and approval of all research using human subjects at the University of Bridgeport. Such research activities must be approved by the IRB prior to the collection of any data or conducting any experiments.
Complete information, instructions and forms are available to UB faculty, staff and students on the UB portal.