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software now available

The campus now has access to the GENIUS, SMARTS, SPIN, Proposal Tracking and External Interests modules. View online training, handbooks and other information at Log in at For more information, click here.


UAB embodies a spirit of discovery that advances knowledge, solves real-world problems and drives economic development.

Our research faculty ranks among the nation’s best funded and is noted for exceptional mentoring and training — from undergraduate researchers to post-doctoral fellows.

With $225 million in NIH funding in FY2014, UAB is ranked 22nd nationally (10th among public universities) with several individual schools also highly ranked among their peers: Dentistry is first nationally, Public Health is ninth, Medicine is 26th and Nursing is 31st.