Division of Research and Economic Development

The Division of Research & Economic Development administers and manages research and sponsored programs as well as technology transfer and commercialization for the University.

Headed by the Vice Chancellor for Research & Economic Development, the division is made up of the Vice Chancellor’s management team, the Office of Sponsored Programs, the Office of Technology Transfer and Outreach, the Office of Research Compliance and Ethics, the Office of Research Services and Project Management, the Office of Financial Compliance and the Office of Contracts & Grants.

The Division coordinates interdisciplinary funding opportunities among the University’s colleges and schools and assists in transforming research into marketable economic opportunities.