Office of the Vice Provost for Research
Facilitating scholarly activity, scientific discovery, and the responsible conduct of research, the Office of the Vice Provost for Research at the University of Miami provides an integrated network of administrative support and educational opportunities. We are UResearch.
Office of Research Administration (ORA)
The Associate Vice President for Research and the Vice President for Finance and Treasurer work closely to ensure that the research community receives professional, customer-oriented administrative support and that our extramural sponsors are assured research funds are managed appropriately.
U Innovation oversees all aspects of technology commercialization at the University of Miami. They support, promote, and facilitate the transfer of UM innovations for the benefit of the university community and the public. They are the bridge between in-house laboratory research and companies, entrepreneurs, and investors. Their primary aim is to connect university researchers with business enterprises, entrepreneurs, and unique external resources. From basic science to applied research and from industry collaborations to start-up opportunities, they seek to engage every member of the UM community.
Human Subjects Research Office (HSRO)
The Human Subject Research Office provides administrative support to UM’s Institutional Review Boards (IRB). They maintain files on all human research at UM and JHS along with the database for tracking all research proposals. They serving as a resource on general regulatory information and publish UM’s Standard Operating Procedures for human research.