June 10, 2019
Office of Research
April 25, 2019
Four staff members from the University of Michigan are being recognized for their outstanding service to the research community.
April 23, 2019
Rebecca Cunningham has been appointed interim vice president for research in the University of Michigan Office of Research.
March 28, 2019
Kristina Ko has been appointed assistant vice president for research — federal relations for research in the U-M Office of Research. Her appointment, approved Thursday by the Board of Regents, is effective April 1.
November 26, 2018
Research expenditures at the University of Michigan reached a record high in fiscal year 2018, helping spur advancements in a variety of areas ranging from mobility and opioid addiction to sustainability and the arts.
November 12, 2018
October 10, 2018
Millions of dollars in seed grants for bold, boundary-crossing work is available to faculty members as U-M launches the third round of Mcubed, a unique funding program that has more than tripled its investment since it launched in 2012.
August 28, 2018
Anna Stefanopoulou, a mechanical engineer with an expertise in modeling, control and optimization of internal combustion engines, batteries and fuel cells, will become director of the University of Michigan Energy Institute.
Her five-year appointment begins Sept. 1.
June 21, 2018
Bradford Orr has been appointed associate vice president for research-natural sciences and engineering in the University of Michigan Office of Research.
His three-year appointment, approved June 21 by the Board of Regents, is effective Sept. 1.
May 30, 2018
Cybercrime costs the world's economy billions of dollars each year, forcing many companies to reshape their policies and procedures to stay ahead of cyber criminals.
April 9, 2018
The University of Michigan Office of Research will honor four U-M staff members for their outstanding service to the research community.
January 22, 2018
January 18, 2018
William W. King has been appointed assistant vice president for research-animal resources in the University of Michigan Office of Research. The appointment was effective Jan. 1.
December 11, 2017
Corporate expenditures on existing University of Michigan research rose to $100.8 million in the past fiscal year.
The U-M Business Engagement Center reported that total corporate investment in U-M — research expenditures coupled with philanthropic contributions — rose to $142.8 million.
December 4, 2017
The total volume of research at the University of Michigan reached a record high of $1.48 billion in the fiscal year that ended June 30, a 6.4 percent increase from the previous year.
November 2, 2017
The U-M Office of Research is now accepting nominations from across all three campuses for our annual Research Administrator Recognition Award, and for the Research Technical Staff Recognition Award.
The awards honor the service of those staff members who participate in the research process itself.
November 1, 2017
A new ranking shows the research strength of the University of Michigan in the natural sciences, placing it in the top 10 of American institutions for producing articles in the most selective science publications.
The university placed fourth among publicly funded institutions.
July 31, 2017
An outdoor fly lab for testing autonomous aerial vehicles is coming to the University of Michigan's College of Engineering this fall, adding to the university's spate of advanced robotics facilities.
June 15, 2017
Michael J. Imperiale has been appointed associate vice president for research–research policy and compliance in the University of Michigan Office of Research.
May 10, 2017
As part of an ongoing initiative to strengthen the university's culture of laboratory and research safety, the U-M Office of Research and the Department of Environment, Health & Safety have launched a new campaign to boost awareness and effectiveness of safety practices.