News from the Vice Provost for Research

Research Resource Hub

Our expansive link hub will help guide you through research at Penn from Initializing Research through Dissemination &  Commercialization.

Research Portal Program

This OVPR initiative includes development of a research portal, COI system and Grant Financial Management (GFM) tools.

LabArchives for Researchers

The modern, cloud-based, secure Electronic Research Notebook system is now available for free to Penn researchers.

Penn Research Excellence Initiative

Supporting the Highest Levels of Research Credibility, Integrity, and Impact at Penn

Funding & Fellowships

Within the OVPR

Centers & Institutes

The University’s integrated campus facilitates unique investigative collaborations across disciplines and research at Penn’s Centers and Institutes represent some of the most cutting edge investigations taking place in the world today. A searchable database of the University’s many Centers and Institutes is to the left. On behalf of the Provost, the Vice Provost for Research oversees the 8 University-wide Centers & Institutes featured below.

Featured Institutes

Regulatory Topics


The Vice Provost for Research is pleased to announce the appointment of Eric Stach, PhD, MBA, as director of the La…

“In this time of need, it is heartwarming and it is no surprise to me that the community is stepping up and doing e…

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In a @TIME article by @tcberenson, Professor Kathleen Hall Jamieson weighs in on Donald Trump's coronavirus press b…

Congrats to our CPHI Fellow in Residence @dmgorenstein and his @tradeoffspod team & thank you for the great…

This color plate depicts the decomposition structure of solar rays. It appears in the 1856 book Chemical Atlas. See…

April 2 update from the Chair:

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