The College of Research and Evaluation Services Team (CREST) provides support in making data-informed decisions that provide accountability and contribute to program planning, development, and improvement. CREST utilizes a collaborative approach when implementing the research and evaluation processes for all of the clients served, including higher education, school districts, and human service organizations in the Arizona community.
The ISTL staff also provide sponsored account management including, but not limited to, research-related human resources, purchasing, travel, account reconciliation, preparing monthly account statements for faculty, forecasting budget estimates for faculty and resolving accounting issues. Our business operations specialist analyzes award documents, clauses and applicable regulations and provides advice to Principal Investigators with respect to applicable regulations and award provisions.
This service is provided to active research partners. Please contact us if you are interested in becoming an ISTL collaborator.