Research Resources

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.


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.

 

The Faculty Policies and Procedures Committee reviews existing university policies and procedures and considers changes to the UAB Faculty Handbook. Its recommendations concerning revisions to the UAB Faculty Handbook or to existing policies and procedures are forwarded to the senate. The senate must make final recommendations to the President and designee regarding changes to the UAB Faculty Handbook or to existing policies and procedures. The FPPC also provides feedback on policies developed or revised by Enterprise and University compliance committees. FPPC feedback is forwarded to the initiating committee and copied to the Chair of the Senate. (Senate Bylaws Article II.2.a)

The FPPC makes calls for faculty input when they are asked to compile feedback regarding policy-related proposals. Faculty may direct their feedback to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Comments and feedback will be reviewed by the FPPC if received by 12:00 p.m. on the day before the FPPC meets (calendar). Policy proposals under review can be viewed on the Faculty Senate SharePoint website-FPPC Documents page [*select the "Documents for Review" tab in the light green horizontal menu bar*]; proposals are listed based on the month that the FPPC will discuss them during their meeting. Faculty may also direct their feedback to a FPPC representative from their unit (listed in table below). The Operating Rules of the FPPC are available on the Faculty Senate SharePoint website-FPPC Documents page [*select the "Policies" tab in the light green horizontal menu bar*].

2016-2017 Chair is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Anesthesiology.

You may review the description of the roles the Chair and members of the FPPC fulfill here.

FPPC Members

Name Unit
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Chair) MED (Anesthesiology)
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Business
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. CAS (Biology)
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. CAS (Foreign Language)
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. CAS (Art & Art History)
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Dentistry/Committee Vice Chair
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Education
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Engineering
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Health Professions
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. JHS
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Libraries
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. MED (Neuro)
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Nursing
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Optometry
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Public Health
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.(Ex-Officio) Committee Secretary
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Ex-Officio) Compliance Office
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Ex-Officio) HR: Chief Human Resources Officer
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Ex-Officio) HR: Director, HR Compliance Admin
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Ex-Officio) Office of Counsel
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Appointed Rep) Office of the Provost
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Appointed Rep) Office of the President

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