Mission and Goals


The mission of the Division for Research at the University at Albany is to support the development and dissemination of new knowledge in a world-class research environment. The Division strives to create and advance intellectually stimulating and rewarding collaborations among faculty, students, research partners and clients.


The Division for Research supports the University’s research mission by assisting faculty, staff and students in providing a full range of sponsored programs administrative services through the Office for Sponsored Programs. Research at Albany is enabled by the Division for Research and administered through The Research Foundation of State University of New York.