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Research Contract Services

Research Contract Services supports the research community with expert contract management services to grow the University’s research enterprise and establish and strengthen strategic alliances with its sponsors.

By the Numbers

9
experienced team members
2,500+
contracts managed annually
$420m+
in research revenue attributable to RCS-managed contracts

Our Services

Research Contract Services negotiates with sponsors to finalize contracts on behalf of Rutgers and its researchers. Our team manages agreements related to research and sponsored programs, including, but not limited to:

  • Research agreements
  • Services agreements
  • CINJ clinical trial agreements
  • Research collaboration agreements
  • Confidentiality agreements relating to research / sponsored programs
  • Material transfer agreements (MTAs)
  • Data use agreements (DUAs)

Additionally, we provide the following services:

  • Training and educational services (S.P.A.C.E)
  • Advisement on contracts and contract interpretation
  • Contract lifecycle management
  • Contract template drafting
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How to Request Contract Management Services

1. Create and submit a RAPSS Agreement / Document Review record.

2. If you have questions, please contact Research Contract Services.

New to RAPSS? Don’t know how to submit a Funding Proposal or an Agreement/Document Review?