Academic Research Development

Academic Research Development (ARD) is a central University function focused on supporting the development of research activity at GCU.

The Director of ARD works closely with the Vice Principal and Pro-Vice Chancellor of Research, Institute Directors and Associate Deans of Research in Schools, and the Graduate School in seeking to enhance the University’s research environment and infrastructure.

The key responsibilities of ARD are as follows: 

GCU Research Committee

Information about its composition, membership, terms of reference, meeting dates and minutes, as well as similar details of the Research Ethics subcommittee.