Identifies private sector research and developmental needs which may be met through collaboration with FUNAAB researchers;
Facilities linkages with the private sector for the sponsorship of research conducted in the University;
Provides a directory of private sector research and development activities;
Liaises with research and development officers in research active units of the University;
Prepares and submits to the Director contributions to the University’s Research and Development Reports.
To encourage quality research activities in the University in line with its vision to be a centre of excellence in knowledge generation for global development and the sustenance of an environmentally friendly society. This is in addition to strengthening research and scholarship by staff and students in all areas that will benefit society at the local, national and global levels.