Research laboratory

Welcome to Research and Sponsored Programs



OSP will be working with the vendor to upgrade Cayuse SP to version 3.6 on August 21, 2017.  As a result, the Cayuse Suite (SP, 424, IRB) will be unavailable starting at 5:00 PM CDT Monday, August 21, 2017, until 8:00 AM CDT on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.

Please be sure to plan your access to and submissions in the system accordingly to accommodate the upgrade.

Upgrades include:

  • Mac user's ability to upload documents
  • Enhanced search and sort functionality
  • Fields have been formatted to increase consistency across dashboards and forms

If you have any questions or concerns, please email



The University of Memphis will be recognized as one of America's great metropolitan research universities, noted for its comprehensive, innovative academic programs and for capitalizing on its urban setting and region to address the challenges of our global society.


The Office for the Vice President for Research supports University of Memphis faculty's scholarship of discovery and innovation across our campuses. We work to promote research and creative activities by focusing on interdisciplinary scholarship, facilitating partnerships from local to international, and enabling our faculty to move the products of their work from the laboratory, classroom, field and studio to the community. We accomplish these goals by strategically investing our personnel and resources in efficient and effective infrastructure, policies and administration.

Division of Research and Sponsored Programs

Andrew Meyers, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research
Executive Director, University of Memphis Research Foundation
Administration Building 308
Memphis, TN 38152
Phone: 901.678.2590
Fax: 901.678.4409

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.