The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) provides research expertise and resources to promote collaboration and advance discovery, including research computing services and other tools for researchers across the University of Minnesota system.
Find faculty and research expertise across the U of M using the Experts@Minnesota database.
Centers & Institutes
The U of M has over 300 research, education, and outreach centers and institutes that encourage collaboration among disciplines and partner with other institutions and community programs. OVPR provides administrative support and oversight for these research-based centers and institutes.
Labs & Core Facilities
The U of M operates over 70 labs and core facilities that provide support for research in a wide range of fields and disciplines. Many of these facilities are also open to the broader community.
Partnering with the University
To learn more about how to access our research expertise, services, and facilities, contact our front door.
Research Computing oversees several university-wide research computing services, including informatics, mapping, and supercomputing, that provide resources to the U of M research community for compute- and data-intensive research.
ETHOS (Ethical Oversight Submission System)
For questions about our research tools, contact OVPR-IT, firstname.lastname@example.org.