Office of Research and Sponsored Programs


Mission Statement

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs at Lehman College is committed to cultivating an atmosphere of research and creative exploration that facilitates and supports Lehman faculty, staff, and students in the pursuit of extramural funding that lends itself to enhancing excellence in teaching, research, and learning that continues to promote community service and engagement in the Bronx and beyond.



Funding Opportunities

Research in the Classroom: IDEA Grant Program

The office of Vice Chancellor for Research is pleased to announce a new grant program to promote integration of faculty research projects into the undergraduate curriculum.  Up to six awards will be made this Fall for proposals that explore creative ways to place authentic research into the classroom. For information about guidelines and submission of IDEA grant proposals, click here

Deadline: Friday, September 12, 2014 by 5:00pm est.


Fulbright Specialist Program 2014-2015 is now open - Rolling Deadline

The Fulbright Specialist Program offers grants to promote linkages between U.S. scholars and their counterparts at host institutions overseas. U.S. faculty engage in short-term collaborative two-to six-week projects at eligible institutions in over 140 countries. Rolling deadline.

In order to meet the changing needs of academia and develop new options to better accommodate the interests and commitments of today’s scholars, the program has introduced several innovations to the 2014-2015 program, including: Fulbright Flex Awards, Fulbright Postdoctoral/Early Career Awards, Salary Stipend Supplements and Teaching English as a Foreign Language Awards.

Interested faculty and professionals are encouraged to learn more about these opportunities,

* See our digital newsletter for more opportunities!



Events Calendar

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 Lehman Research Blog
Faculty Research Publications
Podcast and Webinars
Undergraduate Research Initiatives
Biology Seminar Series

Contact Info



Shuster Hall, Room 303

8:00am to 6:30pm