Research Development and Commercialization

The mission of the Office of Research Development and Commercialization (RDC) is to cultivate research activity based on the academic community's research interests and promote and facilitate commercialization and protection of intellectual property.

Research Development

The research development team assists researchers with many aspects of the pre-award process. The links below provide more information about our services.

Research Funding Opportunities

The research development team can assist you in finding opportunities to fund your research. If you are looking for support for programs and activities not related to research, please contact Kimberly Becerra with Institutional Advancement.

Faculty Guide for Research Funding

Contact Dan Riechers at

Limited Submission Programs


Proposal Development Resources

  • Facts about Texas A&M University—Corpus Christi can be found here
  • Traditions adopted at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi can be found here
  • The University's latest strategic plan, Momentum 20/20 can be found here
  • Student enrollment statistics at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi can be found here
  • Statistics of all higher level institutions in the state of Texas can be found here