Research & Sponsored Programs

Mission Statement


The mission of the Division of Research and Sponsored Programs is to lead, support, conduct, and promote scholarly research and other sponsored projects at Tennessee State University.  We accomplish our mission by establishing multi-disciplinary teams consisting of faculty, staff, and students which enable creative solutions to complex problems, provide students with mentors and learning opportunities that enhance their education and experience, and facilitate partnerships with the public and private sectors that encourage the cooperative exchange of information and resources.