Vice President oversees the research and graduate activities of the University of Shahid Chamran.. The CUA
is a comprehensive research university whose instructional, research, and
public service programs advance scientific and humanistic knowledge while serving
the educational, cultural, and economic needs of Ahvaz, and the Khuzestan province, and the
Office of the Vice President for Research provides administrative support for
sponsored programs, including identification of funding opportunities, proposal
submission, research compliance (which includes human and animal subjects
research), contracts and grant administration.