Welcome to ever-expanding world of UAB research. For an overview of what’s happening at one of the top-ranked research universities in the U.S., click on Research at UAB and UAB in the News. You’ll learn about our more than 100 Research Centers, administration, oversight, announcements, and funding opportunities, plus catch up on the latest headlines in scientific breakthroughs and academic advances.

  • To network and capture opportunities in today’s diverse workplace, check out our ADVANCE program, administered by the Office for the Advancement of Women in Science and Engineering.
  • Connect with off-campus experts in your field by visiting the Southern Research Institute, a leading independent, not-for-profit center for scientific research. The Institute promotes scientific discovery and technology development in the areas of life sciences, engineering, energy, and the environment.
  • Ready to write up research and get results? Visit the Graduate School’s Professional Development Program for information on research and grant-writing workshops, in addition to other speaking, presentation and academic writing courses.

Student Research

Summer Research Expo
Undergraduate researchers from UAB and other institutions of higher education across the nation will present their summer research.

Graduate Student Research Days
The Ireland Awards are a series of research travel and tuition awards to encourage students to "catch the research bug."

Project for Scholarly Integrity
The University of Alabama at Birmingham provides graduate TAs training in responsible conduct of research

Graduate School News

2016 Graduate Program Recruitment Fair

RS12835 Education Career Fair 2015 42Interested in Graduate education? Join the UAB Graduate School for the 2016 Graduate Program Recruitment Fair. You will not want to miss this.

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Grad Student Government President attends AAAS CASE workshop

haley2Haley Medved Kendrick, President or the UAB Graduate Student Government and PhD Candidate in Medical Sociology, shares how the AAAS Case workshop has prepared her to advocate for research, locally and at the national level Read more ...

The 3MT® comes to UAB

3MT logoThe University of Alabama at Birmingham joins the long list of institutions who participate in the 3MT. UAB will have its first competition October 20, 2016, during Homecoming Week. Registration due September 15, 2016. Read more ...
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