Research Support

Welcome! This section is designed to help reduce the cybersecurity and compliance burden on faculty conducting research. You will find resources and instructions on how best to get your research project started with security and compliance integrated into your research workflow. 

The Digital Security and Trust (DST) team within the Office of Technology and Digital Innovation (OTDI) is available to all faculty conducting research at The Ohio State University who are looking to securely manage their research activities. As the central unit for information security at Ohio State, our team is well positioned to connect you with the correct individuals and resources for securing research data, or to answer your questions and provide guidance.   

Securing Research DataUniversity Resources Research Health Information

Have questions, comments, or need assistance securing your research data? Please reach out to the team at