Skip to Content

About Us

Our mission is to increase research capacity by supporting faculty and students throughout the grant proposal development, post-award administration, and publication processes. By providing a robust infrastructure of expertise, resources, and exceptional customer service, we will increase scholarly productivity across the College. Through relevant and rigorous research, College of Education faculty and students will contribute to Texas State's designation as an Emerging Research University and place the College at the forefront of local, state, and national discussions regarding research-based policies, programs, and practices in all College program areas.

Dr. Eric Paulson

Dr. Eric Paulson
Associate Dean for Research and Sponsored Programs

 ED 2131 |  512.245.7718 | I Bio

  • works with the College Leadership Team
  • facilitates connections between COE scholars and the resources needed to enhance funded research activity in the college


Rebecca Torres

Duncan Selby
Research Coordinator for Pre-Award Administration

 ED 2136 |  512.245.5543 | | Bio

  • helps learn more about external funding and facilitate progression through the proposal development and submission process
  • aids in improving capacity to continue applying for funding in the future

Rebecca Torres

Rebecca Torres
Research Coordinator for Post-Award Administration

 ED 2134 |  512.245.2041 | | Bio

  • assists with post-award set-up and administration, and monitoring internal and external grants
  • acts as the liaison between Principal Investigators and staff in Texas State's Offices of Research & Sponsored Programs (ORSP), Human Resources, and Purchasing

JOW A152 Office Hours: W 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.