This is a resources page intended to provide resources at DePaul University and in the Chicago area for faculty and staff who want to engage in collaborative research, instruction, curriculum design, creative activities, and other group work. For recently-curated resources, click here.




Matchmaking Hub

The Matchmaking Hub is a program created by Innovation through Collaboration to provide a forum for faculty and staff to recruit participants for collaborative projects and to share areas of expertise that may be useful to others.


Affinity Groups

Affinity Groups are designed to connect faculty across academic units who share key common interests. There are currently six affinity groups: Health, Data, Chicago, Social Impact, Sustainability, and the China-DePaul Alliance.


Research Assistants for Collaborative Projects

Some academic units provide research assistantships to undergraduate and graduate students, including:

  • College of Science and Health
  • College of Education
  • College of Law
  • College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
  • College of Computing and Digital Media
  • College of Communications
  • The Irwin W. Steans Center

Physical Space:

The Collaboratory (DePaul Center, Concourse Level, Room C101)
The University libraries (Lincoln Park and Loop locations)


Technology Support:


SharePoint Responsive

A site developed by DePaul Web Communications Team to provide consultation and support for working on SharePoint sites at DePaul.


Information Services

Information Services offers support for many types of technological needs.


Media Production and Training

Media Production and Training (MPT) is a department within Information Services, which provides technology training, and media production services to DePaul employees and students.


Budget Support:


Funding Opportunities for Collaborative Grants

The Funding Opportunities page lists several kinds of collaborative grants faculty and staff can apply for to support their collaboration initiatives.


Office of Research Services

Office of Research services provides resources to facilitate and support research carried out by faculty, staff, and students at DePaul University.


Other Resources from DePaul:


Faculty Resources

Adjunct Resources



Curriculum Approval Process:

CCP​ (Committee on Curriculum and Programs) Guidelines for Proposal


Other Resources from the Community: