Coronavirus Updates

For updates on COVID-19 research guidelines, guidelines for restarting human subjects research, and advisory notes, click here





*Please note that this is being coordinated through Johns Hopkins University*

If you are interested in applying for funding around COVID-19, click here for a comprehensive summary of current solicitations specific to COVID-19 as well as well as other pre-existing solicitations that apply. For more details contact cbehles@memphis.edu or teresa.franklin@memphis.edu


Quick Guides

A handy resource for faculty and staff in the Research and Sponsored Programs. Click here.

PACE PostDoc Training Program (open to junior faculty and staff) - Click here.


Upcoming Division Events and Trainings

New Calendar of Training and Training Portal Launched!

Check out the new Training Portal for one stop updates and resources, including recordings of prior trainings - Click here.

DoD Research Academy

DoD Research Academy: Webinar 3.1: Guide to DoD Broad Agency Announcements - July 28th at 3:00. 

DoD Research Academy: Webinar 3.2: Guide to Regular DoD Solicitations for Academic Institutions (Physical Sciences & Engineering) - July 28th at 3:00.

DoD Research Academy: Webinar 4: Guide to Regular DoD Solicitations for Academic Institutions (Health & Life Sciences) - August 11th at 3:00. 

To attend DoD webinars, please email cbehles@memphis.edu


Researchers are the engine that drives innovation at the University of Memphis. Learn how the Division is here to provide world-class service as you pursue the big questions and challenges facing our campus, our community, and our world. Learn More.

Business and Partners

The University of Memphis is committed to creating opportunities for applied innovation and the cultivation of Memphis as a global center of research and innovation. Whether your interests are focused on collaborative research, cultivating innovation, engaging technology transfer, or more specific engagements, we are open for business. Learn More.

Stories & Impact

Read interviews with researchers, press coverage of UofM research, success metrics, and even more information on how the Division of Research and Innovation is shaping the conversation about Memphis' national role as a center of innovation and research. Learn More.


From our newest world-class facility for metallic additive manufacturing to our nationally recognized centers for excellence in everything from civil rights to cybersecurity, the facilities at the University of Memphis are enabling outstanding research. Learn More.

University of Memphis Research Council

The Division of Research and Innovation is committed to building the research community at the University of Memphis. In support of this, the Division has formed the University of Memphis Research Council (UMRC). Comprised of faculty representatives, Associate Deans of Research or equivalent positions in each college and school, and Division staff, the UMRC holds meeting three times a year. Learn More