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Office of Research and Economic Development


ORED Year End Report 2021 (PDF)

Research Updates

Research at 100% Effort

All researchers (faculty, students, and research staff) in laboratories may return to campus for their research activities. Researchers will no longer be required to follow distancing rules in research facilities. Face coverings will continue to be required for everyone regardless of vaccination status.

Business Hours

The Office of Research and Economic Development is Open. Our staff is currently telecommuting and our primary method of communication is via email. Please feel free to contact us and we will be sure to respond to your email as soon as possible.

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Accounts Payable and P Card Processing

For guidance on electronic Accounts Payable and PCard processing, please read the following documents:

Monthly Procard Reporting Process

Approval Routings-AP Stamps


Under the leadership of the Associate Vice President for Research and Economic Development, the Office of Research & Economic Development 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, ORED 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.