Division of Research and Innovation
The University of Memphis benefits from a diverse community of researchers engaged in pioneering work who help push the boundaries of current knowledge and creative pursuits that enhance our human experience. From applied to fundamental, quantitative to qualitative, conceptual to empirical, and descriptive to analytical, our faculty and student research impacts the economic, societal, and educational fabric of the Mid-South and the world. Want to get involved? Click on the links below to learn about resources and support available to help. Prefer to talk to a live human? Click to access our staff directory. Email us to schedule a one-on-one meeting, or plan to drop in for a visit during Help Hours.
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Upcoming Division Events and Training
Jan 21st: Crash Course in Finding Funding (3:00 - 4:30) - FIT Fishbowl (203/205)
Jan 24th: Finding Funding with NIH (12:30-1:30PM) - Room 225
Jan 27th: Understanding Proposal Architecture (3:00-4:30) - FIT Fishbowl (203/205)
Feb 6th: Compliance Overview (12:00 - 1:30 PM) - FIT Fishbowl
Feb 7th: Finding Funding for Arts and Humanities明升体育-英超直播 (12:30 - 1:30 PM) - UC Poplar Room
Feb 21st: Faculty Perspective: Navigating SBIR & STTR明升体育-英超直播 (3:30 - 5:30) - UMRF Research Park (featuring networkign with UMRF Companies)*
Feb 28th: Faculty Perspective: Navigating the DoD明升体育-英超直播 (12:30 - 1:30 PM) - FIT Fishbowl
March 4th: Cooperative Agreements, Contracts, and Other Funding (3:00 - 4:30) FIT Fishbowl
March 16th: Post Award Management (3:00-4:30) FIT Fishbowl
March 19th: PostDoc Lightning Talks and Networking明升体育-英超直播 (12:00 - 1:30 PM) - FIT Fishbowl*
March 27th: Community of Research Scholars Lightning Talks明升体育-英超直播 (3:30 - 4:30 PM) - FIT Room 226*
April 24th: Tech Transfer Overview明升体育-英超直播 (12:30-1:30 PM) - FIT 225
To RSVP for specific sessions, email firstname.lastname@example.org
*Lunch or Catering Provided. You are welcome to bring a brown bag to all other sessions.
Research + Innovation Magazine
Researchers are the engine that drives innovation at the University of Memphis. Learn how the Division is here to provide world-class service as you pursue the big questions and challenges facing our campus, our community, and our world. Learn More.
Business and Partners
The University of Memphis is committed to creating opportunities for applied innovation and the cultivation of Memphis as a global center of research and innovation. Whether your interests are focused on collaborative research, cultivating innovation, engaging technology transfer, or more specific engagements, we are open for business. Learn More.
Stories & Impact
Read interviews with researchers, press coverage of UofM research, success metrics, and even more information on how the Division of Research and Innovation is shaping the conversation about Memphis' national role as a center of innovation and research. Learn More.
From our newest world-class facility for metallic additive manufacturing to our nationally recognized centers for excellence in everything from civil rights to cybersecurity, the facilities at the University of Memphis are enabling outstanding research. Learn More.
University of Memphis Research Council
The Division of Research and Innovation is committed to building the research community at the University of Memphis. In support of this, the Division has formed the University of Memphis Research Council (UMRC). Comprised of faculty representatives, Associate Deans of Research or equivalent positions in each college and school, and Division staff, the UMRC holds meeting three times a year. Learn More