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.

Integrated Research Administration Portal

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.


effectivenessDr. Scott PhillipsDr. Pam Paustian, QEP Faculty Fellows, and invited facilitators lead workshops in the Teaching Effectiveness Series. Participation in each workshop earns attendees 10,000 Gold points and a Teaching Effectiveness Series Badge. Additionally, homework will be assigned in each workshop that can be completed for 5,000 Green points. CLICK HERE for more information on CTL points, badges, and teaching certification. Dates for this series are listed below. Workshops are held at the CTL’s innovative classroom, EB 243, unless otherwise noted. Teaching Effectiveness Workshops can also be requested for your school or department. Contact the CTL for details.

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Workshop Topics Offered to Schools and Departments Upon Request
  • Active Learning in the College Classroom – Scott Phillips
  • Affordable Instructional Materials – Scott Phillips
  • Creating a Teaching Portfolio – Scott Phillips
  • Creating Good Course Learning Objectives – Scott Phillips
  • Elements of Engaging Presentations – Scott Phillips
  • Faculty Guide to the IDEA Survey – Scott Phillips
  • GoToTraining in Your Classes – Scott Phillips
  • How to Maximize the First Day of Class – Scott Phillips
  • How to Record Your Lectures – Scott Phillips
  • Mobile Apps for Teaching – Scott Phillips
  • Motivating to Learn – Scott Phillips
  • Organizing a Course using Backwards Design – Scott Phillips
  • Teaching Millennials – Scott Phillips
  • The Scholarship of Teaching – Scott Phillips
  • Using Affordable Instructional Materials in Your Classroom – Scott Phillips
  • Writing Good Test Questions II: Item Analysis – Scott Phillips

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