At the forefront of the Research and Innovation Enterprise
The Office of the Vice President for Research
Highest research activity Carnegie Classification
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Learn. Create. Discover. Innovate.
Temple University’s Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) is proud to empower students, faculty, staff and alumni innovators in a world-class research and knowledge enterprise that has achieved excellence at the cutting edge of discovery in basic and life sciences; the advancement of the frontiers of science and technology; and trans-lational and societal research that addresses the most complex, compelling and challenging problems we face for the next generation. The Office of the Vice President for Research is led by Stephen Nappi, read more here.
In compliance with the NIH DMS policy effective January 25, 2023, OVPR in collaboration with Temple Library and Temple IT is providing LabArchives, the world’s leading Electronic Laboratory Notebook (ELN).
OVPR disseminates pertinent communication to the research community to keep them apprised of relevant and time sensitive information and changes that are essential to the day-to-day activities of Temple University researchers and staff.
The Innovation Nest (iNest) offers entrepreneurs the resources needed for research and innovation to grow into business ventures that transform communities.
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Responsible at all levels of the university for man-aging all non-financial matters related to externally sponsored grants and contracts awarded to Temple University
Responsible Conduct of Research
Focused on fostering a climate of ethical research and compliance with federal, state and university regulatory requirements
Research Innovation and Economic Development
Focusing on the impacts of research activities and their relationship to Temple’s role as an anchor institu-tion in Philadelphia, the region and globally
Responsible for the management of specific reseach programs and projects implemented across the enterprise and recognition of research achievements of the academic community