The University of Florida Office of Research supports UF faculty and staff in their research efforts, providing many services, from identifying grant opportunities to managing proposals and awards and protecting and promoting intellectual property. We also work to strengthen ties among researchers and between our research enterprise and other interested parties, such as potential business and industry partners and funding agencies.

Our Units and Offices

From proposal development assistance to technology transfer, our various units and offices assist investigators at every stage of the research process.

Centers and Institutes

The Office of the Vice President for Research oversees several centers and institutes with university-wide missions and varying research specialties.

About the Vice President for Research

Dr. David Norton leads the many efforts of the Office of Research to stimulate and support competitive research at the University of Florida.

Contact Us

The Office of Research is located in Grinter Hall, with several units spread throughout the University of Florida campus.