The Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies, under the leadership of Stephen Hsu, is responsible for the administration of faculty and student research across the university. In concert with the Provost, the office also administers the Graduate School and maintains synergy between research and creative scholarship in the education of graduate students.

The next phase of the implementation of Click, impacting Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee or IACUC, will go live on April 30.  Demonstrations will be available via Zoom and will provide an overview and allow time for questions:

May 8, from 9 AM to 10 AM - REGISTER

May 24, from 1 PM to 2 PM - REGISTER

If you would like to host a demonstration in your unit, please contact nelso600@msu.edu

Visit the Research Administration Project website for more details.


TerAvestMSU's TerAvest Gets NSF Early CAREER Award

Michaela TerAvest, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, received $519,357 from the National Science Foundation’s Division of Engineering to support her project to develop a microbial electrosynthesis platform. Read the full story on the Research website.


nsf logoNew NSF App Guide Effective 1/29/18

The new NSF Grants.gov Application Guide will be effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 29, 2018. Information about FastLane system registration has been removed and replaced with guidance for registering in Research.gov. More...

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