January 20, 2021

Office of Research

  1. January 14, 2021

    Revised conflicts of interest in research policy effective Feb. 1

    The Institutional Conflict of Interest Committee has approved a revised version of the Office of the President’s Policy for Institutional Conflicts of Interest in Research.

  2. January 13, 2021

    OVPR seeks nominees for research faculty, staff awards

    The U-M Office of the Vice President for Research is accepting nominations for three research faculty awards and three research staff awards. Nominations for the annual awards are due Feb. 15.

  3. November 10, 2020

    $1.62B in FY ’20 research volume spurs U-M innovation

    U-M reported $1.62 billion in research volume during fiscal year 2020, which led to important advancements in a range of areas. The university maintained the same total research volume as FY ’19.

  4. November 9, 2020

    Anti-racism faculty hiring initiative moves forward

    A three-year hiring initiative will bring to the Ann Arbor campus’ schools and colleges at least 20 new tenure-track faculty members with scholarly expertise in racial inequality and structural racism.

  5. July 20, 2020

    Julie Lumeng named AVP to lead clinical and human research

    Julie Lumeng has been appointed assistant vice president for research at U-M, where she will play a leadership role in advancing the human subjects portfolio across the research enterprise.

  6. June 30, 2020

    Revised COI in Research policy expands disclosure requirements

    U-M implemented an update to the Conflict of Interest in Research, Sponsored Projects, and Technology Transfer policy July 1 that aims to strengthen research-related disclosure and reporting processes.

  7. June 23, 2020

    U-M ramping up in-person human research through tier system

    Research leaders from across U-M have developed protocols and procedures to safely re-engage in-person human research activity, which can begin ramping up next week through carefully managed tiers.

  8. May 26, 2020

    Four staff members awarded for research service, support

    Four staff members, David Mulder, Teresa Herrick, Jane Sierra and Michael Hess, are being awarded for their role in supporting and strengthening U-M’s research enterprise.

  9. April 20, 2020

    A look at COVID-19 research and activity across U-M

    The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way the University of Michigan works on many levels, but it also has galvanized activity across the university as a broad range of academic, research and administrative units apply their expertise to this worldwide crisis. These synopses offer a glimpse into the variety of activity underway. Go online to…
  10. April 9, 2020

    Virtual town hall to focus on research operations amid COVID-19

    Research leadership from across the university will host a virtual town hall April 14 to answer questions and provide guidance on research operations amid the COVID-19 pandemic.