The Research Authority serves as the administrative and financial framework for research activities, scientific experiments and technical analyses carried out by University faculty, and TRDF staff.
The missions of the Research & Development Division are:
Location, collection, processing and distribution of information concerning local and international research funding
Assistance in locating appropriate funding sources for University researchers
R&D information management services and in-campus marketing
Guidance and administrative services for University researchers in submitting research proposals to granting agencies and business entities
Management of contractual engagements with granting agencies and business entities
Contractual and budgetary administration of research grants and other accounts