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Federal Research Relations

The Federal Research Relations Office acts in the best interest of West Virginia University’s community and university priorities to support and enhance our academic reputation.

We serve the University community by:

WVU’s Federal Research Relations Office works to help achieve the broader Research Office mission to: “Generate and disseminate new knowledge and foster other scholarly and creative works; develop innovative technologies; promote entrepreneurship; and advance economic development through technology transfer and the commercialization of inventions.”


Mary E. Ditmore
Director, Federal Research Relations
886 Chestnut Ridge Road, Room 408I
P.O. Box 6216
Morgantown, WV 26506-6216
Tel: (304) 293-5985
Fax: (304) 293-7498

University Memberships

Lobbying Disclosure

If you have any questions regarding lobbying disclosures in general or submission of quarterly lobbying disclosure reports, please do not hesitate to contact Mary Bowman or Sarah Wheeler.

Research Funding Opportunities

If you are looking for research funding opportunities or looking to see what research is being done please visit OSP’s website for further information and additional resources.

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