The University of Iowa campus is home to more than 2000 faculty, internationally recognized for their research and deeply committed to teaching.  More than 13,000 staff support the academic, research and healthcare missions of the University and the UI Hospitals and Clinics, improving the quality of lThe Old Capitol Building located on the University of Iowa Pentacrestife for all Iowa citizens.

The Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development seeks to provide academic and administrative leadership to the conduct of research, scholarship, creative and entrepreneurial activity at The University of Iowa by fostering, supporting, and inspiring such activity, by overseeing its ethical and regulatory compliance, and by insuring its dissemination and application in the public and private sectors. Contact us


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

Where can I find funding for my Research?

What policies and regulations do I need to be aware of to conduct research at The University of Iowa?

How do I learn more about the economic development services available to researchers?

How can I learn more about training opportunities and resources?

How can I familiarize myself with the electronic research administration systems?


Additional resources:

Researcher Handbook

Resources for Researchers

Grant resources for the Arts & Humanities

Proposal Preparation 

Cluster Hire Initiative

Short-term housing for Visiting Faculty, Artists, Researchers, and Scholars