Research Support

UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing, proudly offers faculty and nursing community research support through the Harriet H. Werley Center for Nursing Research and Evaluation (WCNRE). The WCNRE was established in 1977 under a federal Faculty Research Development Grant.

Services & Resources

WCNRE Objectives

  1. Support and facilitate application for funding of research projects.
  2. Promote research collaboration within the College, the University, and the public and private sectors.
  3. Support and facilitate continuing development of faculty expertise and student research.
  4. Support ongoing evaluation activities within the College of Nursing.

WCNRE staff activities are focused on faculty research needs, in particular, faculty applications for research funding. Some services are available to CON graduate students. Fee-based assistance is available to employees of community and professional agencies.

Contact Information

The WCNRE Office is located in Cunningham Hall 495
Open 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (Monday - Friday)
General Inquiries can be directed to 414-229-3993

Questions regarding all College of Nursing intramural and extramural grant research applications, research awards, grants and contracts should be referred to this office.