Office of the Vice President for Research

  1. September 15, 2022

    New rule expands public access to federally funded research

    The University Library, Office of the Vice President for Research and other units are developing and expanding their resources and services to better support the publishing and data management needs of the U-M community.

  2. September 14, 2022

    University reports record $1.71B in annual research volume

    U-M reported a record $1.71 billion in research expenditures during fiscal year 2022, fueling innovations to address a variety of critical challenges around Michigan, the United States and the world.

  3. September 13, 2022

    Wei Lu named Distinguished University Innovator of the Year

    Wei Lu, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, has been named the 2022 Distinguished University Innovator of the Year for his pioneering efforts to develop and commercialize novel electrical devices.

  4. August 31, 2022

    OVPR anti-racism grants awarded to eight research teams

    The Office of the Vice President for Research has awarded $450,000 in grants across eight research teams to explore persistent racial disparities embedded in various systems.

  5. August 30, 2022

    OVPR to honor four research faculty members

    Shawn McKee and Jeanne Stuckey will receive Research Research Faculty Achievement Awards, Monique Verhaegen will receive the Research Faculty Recognition Award, and Mihaela Banu will be recognized as the OVPR Collegiate Research Professor.

  6. August 17, 2022

    Catalyst Grants enable computational-science innovations

    The Michigan Institute for Computational Discovery and Engineering has awarded four outstanding junior faculty at U-M with its 2022 Catalyst Grants.

  7. July 27, 2022

    Arthur Lupia to lead Bold Challenges initiative as executive director

    Political scientist Arthur Lupia will become executive director of Bold Challenges, leading collaborative research efforts across U-M to address societal challenges that intersect equity, health, infrastructure and sustainability.

  8. July 21, 2022

    William King to lead U-M’s animal care, compliance programs

    William W. King has been appointed associate vice president for research – animal care and use program. He will help lead efforts to ensure the highest standards of animal welfare in the conduct of research and instruction.

  9. June 15, 2022

    Data stewardship initiative supports research community

    The Office of the Vice President for Research is launching a Research Data Stewardship Initiative to ensure researchers across U-M are better positioned to equitably and securely share their research data.

  10. May 19, 2022

    Jacqueline Jeruss to lead OVPR research policy and compliance

    Jacqueline Jeruss has joined the Office of the Vice President for Research to lead universitywide efforts around research policy and compliance.