AU Research Support consists of the the Research Data Office, the Research Support Office, TTO (Technology Transfer Office) as well as a secretariat.
The Research Data Office provides support for research data management broadly speaking. The unit was established on 15 October 2023. The precise nature and scope of the tasks the unit will perform is currently being clarified.
The Secretariat supports the deputy director in the management of the area.
The Research Support Office is organised into four teams: Proposal Development, Project Management, Strategy and Internal Support. Work focuses on strategy, fundraising, bibliometry, project administration etc.
TTO consists of 2 teams: Contracts and Health Contracts. TTO assists all 5 faculties across AU in working out and negotiating research agreements, advise on securing and utilising IP rights as well as agreements in relation to processing personal data in research.