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The Office of Research Administration (ORA) provides leadership and support in the development, execution and operation of programs in sponsored research, technology commercialization and economic development at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.


Featured Services:

The ORA provides online tools for researchers including the Pivot database of funding opportunities and potential collaborators and IRBNet for online submission and processing of IRB, IACUC and COI protocols and disclosures. Click on the logos below to access the web sites.
Pivot   IRB Net logo   UMSL ORA Newsletter
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News & Events:

UMSL Featured in 2 UM System Research & Economic Development Annual Report Videos

UMSL Entrepreneurs Workshop (Fridays, Feb. 20 – April 17, 2015, 9am-12pm) Email for more Info


Research Updates from the UM Federal Relations Office:

Summary of President Obama's FY16 Budget Request (provided by Sarah Spreitzer, UM Director of Federal Relations)
Also, see the Consortium of Social Science Associations (COSSA) in-depth analysis of the President's FY 2016 Budget Request for Social and Behavioral Science

NSF Funding Announcements