Research Resources

UAB Faculty – Research Resources Guidebook

PDF guide covering research for all areas of the University

Office of the Vice President for Research & Economic Development (OVPRED)

Leadership for all administrative research units serving the research enterprise at UAB. OVPRED oversees Core Facilities, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, and Institutional Review Board.

Integrated Research Administration Portal (IRAP)

Electronic submission of funding applications and compliance forms for future research initiatives.

Research Data Management

UAB investigators will be required to submit data management plans (DMPs) with grant proposals and insure that copies of publications and the associated data are deposited as required by the granting agency.

UAB Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The nexus for UAB innovation, entrepreneurial educational models, applied research, and management of intellectual property.

Funding Sources and Grant Opportunities

Presentations and general information related to effective grant writing.

Office of Postdoctoral Education

UAB is committed to the development and success of outstanding postdoctoral scientists.

Conflict of Interest Review Board (CIRB)

Charged with the ongoing development of policies and procedures related to conflicts of interest in sponsored research, review of disclosures of financial interests submitted by investigators, and the development of conflict of interest management plans.

Research News

UAB professor uses latest virtual reality technology to improve access to pedestrian safety education
UAB professor uses latest virtual reality technology to improve access to pedestrian safety education
A new mobile virtual reality system helps children learn to cross streets safely.
New braces clinical trial sheds metal brackets
New braces clinical trial sheds metal brackets
Inflatable braces? A new clinical trial at the UAB School of Dentistry is hoping to make metal braces a thing of the past.
Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s 15th annual Educating America Tour stops in Birmingham to spread best caregiving practices for Alzheimer’s
Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s 15th annual Educating America Tour stops in Birmingham to spread best caregiving practices for Alzheimer’s
UAB’s School of Medicine will host The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s National Educating America Tour at UAB to discuss best practices for caregiving, current research efforts and resources for lives affected by Alzheimer’s.
School of Dentistry ranks first in NIDCR funding for fifth straight year
School of Dentistry ranks first in NIDCR funding for fifth straight year
UAB’s School of Dentistry has ranked first in NIDCR funding since 2012.
Cybersecurity research earns UAB student National Institute of Justice Fellowship
Cybersecurity research earns UAB student National Institute of Justice Fellowship
UAB doctoral student Ajaya Neupane awarded highly competitive $50,000 fellowship to continue research using neuroimaging devices to examine internet users’ susceptibility to cyberattacks.

Fulbright Scholar Program



The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program sends scholars to lecture and/or conduct lectures. http://www.cies.org/us_scholars/

Visit their site to see other opportunities. http://www.cies.org/