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.

Click Open Lab Sessions Now Available

Faculty and reviewers may drop-in to receive one-on-one assistance with Click's IACUC module. Visit the Research Administration Project announcement page for a full list of open lab dates. There is no registration required and sessions are held at 4000 Collins Road. Participants should bring a laptop.

NOTE: Click’s Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Module Goes Live August 2018

Please visit the Research Administration Project website for details on more educational opportunities.



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...

Understanding Virus Entry Mechanisms and the Impact of the Recent Cryo-EM Resolution Revolution