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Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR)

Dr. Richard Galbraith, Vice President for Research Welcome

The Office of the Vice President for Research encompasses, among other units, Sponsored Project Administration, the Research Protections Office, and the Office of Technology Commercialization. For more information, see Administrative Support for Research & Scholarship.

To learn more about the spectrum of research at UVM, please see "Related Links" on this page, Centers and Institutes, Facilities and Cores, or contact our office.


NEW! UVM Innovation Week KICKOFF
UVM is offering an outstanding opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to showcase their successes in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Sign up for the poster session/trade show! Application Deadline: October 7, 2016 at 5:00 pm.

Grant Writing "Brown Bag" Seminars
Third Thursday of each month; no RSVP required. Please bring your own lunch. Download the complete schedule.

Next seminar:

October 27, 2016
Navigating the Grant Submission Process at UVM
12:00 - 1:00 pm
427A Waterman conference room

Extramural Funding

NEW! Extramural Funding Roadmap
Are you a new UVM faculty member or new to the UVM extramural funding process? The Extramural Funding Roadmap is an interactive tool that will help you understand how sponsored projects are administered at UVM.

Research News

Sam Scarpino


Study: Substitute Teachers and Replacement Nurses May Cause Disease to Spread Faster

Imagine a nurse who gets the flu while working at a hospital. He goes home to recover—and an uninfected replacement nurse comes in. This kind of substitution happens all the time in the real world—teachers, doctors, firefighters and others with essential societal roles get sick and a substitute comes in to fill their role.

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See: Center for Research on Vermont