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About ORSP

Mission Statement

Under the leadership of the Associate Vice President for Research and Sponsored Programs, the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs (ORSP) at California State University, Long Beach serves the University community by creating a campus environment that is conducive to promoting research and other scholarly activities that contribute to the mission of the University.

With a primary emphasis on faculty-student research engagement, the office provides leadership, information, direction, resources, training and technical assistance to faculty and students engaged in externally funded research, instruction, community service and other scholarly activities.

In accomplishing this mission, ORSP ensures ethical practices for both human subjects and animal care and use in the conduct of research, fiscal accountability, compliance and stewardship for sponsored programs as directed by the core values of the University and by all applicable Federal, State, and University policies, procedures and regulations.

Core Values

CSULB ORSP: Respect, Accountability, Integrity, Support



Our Major Partners

University Research Foundation

  • Accounting
  • Purchasing
  • Human Resources
  • Payroll

Safety and Risk Management

  • CNSM Safety Office
    • Safety Training
    • Biosafety and Blood borne Pathogens
    • Hazardous Waste
    • Radioactive materials, X-ray and Lasers
  • Environmental Health and Safety
    • Occupational Health and Safety
    • Environmental Compliance
    • Medical Monitoring
    • Exposure control program
  • Risk Management
    • Risk management and mitigation
    • Insurance (foreign travel, events, business)
    • Affiliation agreements
    • Contract review