Research Office

The unit mainly supports EPFL research community in administative tasks linked to research projects. It also coordinates large projects and ensure ethical clearance for research projects. It reports directly to the Associate Vice Presidency for Research, which is attached to the Vice Presidency for Academic Affairs.
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The Research Office has several missions: (i) inform the EPFL research community on funding opportunities, (ii) provide support in the application process and contracting for public and not-for-profit funding, (iii) provide support in the management of large research and mobility projects. It is also responsible for ethical aspects linked to EPFL research projects.

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Examples of large projects coordinated by the Research Office

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EPFL Research Office

Av. Auguste-Piccard 1

CH – 1015 Lausanne

Contact: [email protected]

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