January 22, 2018
Office of Research
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.
April 20, 2017
Rebecca M. Cunningham has been appointed associate vice president for research-health sciences in the University of Michigan Office of Research. Her three-year appointment, approved Thursday by the Board of Regents, is effective May 1.
April 4, 2017
The Office of Research will recognize six University of Michigan staff members for their outstanding research service.
January 12, 2017
The U-M Office of Research is now accepting nominations from the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses for the annual Research Administrator Recognition Award and for the newly created Research Technical Staff Recognition Award, which will honor the service of those staff members who participate in the research process itself.
November 16, 2016
Michigan, Ohio and Indiana make up the most industrialized region of the country, but these three states have lost more than 200,000 manufacturing jobs over the last decade.
Meanwhile, U.S. manufacturing imports have grown by more than $500 billion.
October 20, 2016
Nicholas Wigginton has been appointed assistant vice president for research–research initiatives in the University of Michigan Office of Research, effective Nov. 1.
September 29, 2016
The University of Michigan on Thursday launched the Exercise & Sport Science Initiative, a new research program that draws on experts from a wide range of faculty and students across campus, Michigan Athletics and industry partners to optimize physical performance and health for athletes and exercisers of all ages and abilities.
May 19, 2016
William Greer has been appointed to the newly created position of assistant vice president for research — animal program compliance oversight, in the University of Michigan Office of Research.
April 21, 2016
Stephanie J. Rowley has been appointed associate vice president for research — social sciences and humanities in the U-M Office of Research by Vice President for Research Jack Hu.
The three-year appointment, approved Thursday by the Board of Regents, is effective July 1.
April 8, 2016
The Office of Research will recognize four U-M staff members for outstanding research service.
January 12, 2016
The Office of Research has announced that James R. Sayer has been appointed director of the U-M Transportation Research Institute.
January 8, 2016
Huei Peng has been named director of U-M's Mobility Transformation Center, an interdisciplinary research unit of the U-M Office of Research, and Carrie Morton has been appointed deputy director of the MTC.