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.


A limited number of tickets are available for the Wednesday and Thursday games. Discounted tickets are also available for faculty and staff.

A limited number of free tickets are available for the 2017 C-USA Men’s Basketball Tournament, which will take place at the BJCC Legacy Arena. As part of UAB’s sponsorship of the tournament, we have received 1,200 complimentary reserved-seat tickets. There are 800 tickets to Wednesday’s game and, under the positive thought that UAB will win and move ahead in the bracket, 400 tickets to Thursday’s game.

Faculty and staff interested in receiving up to two complimentary tickets should make their way to either the Administration Building 20th Street Lobby or the Alys Stephens Center Ticket Office beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 7th. We will continue to give tickets away during normal business hours until they are gone, or until 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8th (whichever comes first). All complimentary tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis, and a valid UAB One-Card ID must be presented by the person identified on the card.

Anyone desiring to purchase additional single game tickets for Men’s basketball games may do so by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000, or logging on at, or in person at the Legacy Arena box office. Discounted tickets ($10 each) will be available at the Legacy Arena box office for Wednesday’s game only for anyone presenting a valid UAB One-Card.

If you are interested in all-session tournament tickets, please call the UAB Athletics Ticket Office at 205-975-UAB1 (8221).

Tip-off for the Men's Wednesday game is 5:30 p.m. and tip-off for the Thursday game should be at 5:30 p.m. as well. Parking at Legacy Arena will be available in select surface lots and garages at prices ranging from $8 to $10. Re-entry will be allowed for same day parking with paid parking receipt.

The UAB Women’s Basketball team will be hosting the C-USA Women's First and Second Rounds at Bartow Arena with Women's Semifinals and Finals held at Legacy Arena. For additional information on these games, or to purchase women’s tournament tickets, please call the UAB Athletics Ticket Office at 205-975-UAB1 (8221). Tickets for Wednesday’s game only will be available for $5 at the Bartow Ticket Office for anyone presenting a valid UAB One-Card.

If you're in need of some fresh Blazer gear to wear to the games, the UAB Bookstore is offering a 25% discount on one UAB apparel item.

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