The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs is committed to offering integrated research support for our faculty, staff, and students. Whether it's by connecting undergraduate students with hands-on research experiences, by providing opportunities for students and faculty to present their research, or by supporting investigators through the entire project lifecycle, it is our goal to foster a culture of research at UM-Flint. Namely, we offer a variety of research support services which include:

Research News

Image of new Research Director, Kenneth Sylvester

Welcome Dr. Kenneth Sylvester

We would like to welcome the new Director of Research and Sponsored Programs, Kenneth Sylvester.  Dr. Sylvester comes to us from the Ann Arbor Campus where he served as Research Associate Professor at the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), Institute for Social Research (ISR).  

Student presenting at Meeting of Minds 2016

Students and Faculty Gathered for Meeting of Minds

On Friday, May 13, students and faculty members from three area universities gathered on the University of Michigan-Flint campus for the twenty-fourth annual Meeting of Minds student research conference. Visitors from University of Michigan-Dearborn and Oakland University joined UM-Flint students for the day of networking and presentations.

Opportunities for Researchers

NVivo now available for use in the Office of Research

The popular qualitative and mixed-methods analysis software, NVivo, is available for use in the Office of Research. 

High-speed Research Data Storage Now Available

U-M investigators involved in data-intensive research are getting a new tool to help them store, manage and analyze large data sets. Advanced Research Computing Technology Services (ARC-TS) has announced that a new service, Turbo Research Storage, is available to researchers on all U-M campuses.