Innovation and Imagination

UM's Office of Research and Creative Scholarship supports research-driven student success. Through advocacy and advancement of basic and applied research, creative work, and academic scholarship, ORCS fosters an environment where research, scholarly activities, entrepreneurship, and economic development thrive and advance the educational and research mission of the University. 


The Resources link contains information on our facilities, equipment, core facilities, and UM Centers and Institutes.


The Outreach link provides information on the variety of methods we are using to inform the community about our achievements in innovation and imagination from print media, such as Research Vision and Research View, to social media with Twitter and Facebook and our Blog.  

Scott Whittenburg
Vice President for Research and Creative Scholarship

Scott Whittenburg