The mission of the Office of Research

The primary mission of the Office of Research (OoR) is to develop and implement a strategic plan for research in the School of Medicine.  The OoR provides support for:

  • Startup packages for new faculty hires
  • Retention packages for current faculty
  • Core Research Facilities
  • Applications for new research equipment and training grants.
  • Conflict of Interest Reviews
  • Facility Use Agreement Reviews
  • Bridge Funding Application Reviews

The Office facilitates the work of the Vice Dean for Research, Terry Magnuson, PhD.  To accomplish the mission of the OoR, Dr. Magnuson has put together a team of people who work together to enhance research infrastructure both at the School and the institution.   Please see the 'People' page and/or the Organizational Chart for more specific information the team members.  To schedule a time to meet with the Office of Research please contact or Carol Herion.