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

Journal: Researchers can track hazardous chemicals from fast-food wrappers in the body
Journal: Researchers can track hazardous chemicals from fast-food wrappers in the body
Just one month after major research findings showed dangerous PFAS present in more than one-third of fast food packaging tested, UAB and Notre Dame created a new technique to track PFASs in the body.
Mississippi teen battles colon cancer through phase I clinical trial at UAB
Mississippi teen battles colon cancer through phase I clinical trial at UAB
Unusual case of teen patient diagnosed with colorectal cancer receives innovative first-in-human clinical trial at UAB, reflecting a unique story of cancer and hope.
Study finds parents’ perceptions play key role in teens’ driving preparedness
Study finds parents’ perceptions play key role in teens’ driving preparedness
Overall, parents believe their teens are safer than other drivers.
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.

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/