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Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research

Aloha and welcome to the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR).

On this website you’ll find information about our office; a listing of our staff, research units; research reports; limited submission opportunities; and links to other research resources on campus.

About Us

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research oversees most organized research units on campus. The Vice Chancellor serves as the campus representative for research with individuals, groups, and agencies working to enhance UH Mānoa’s research programs and capabilities.

This office also administers research and training revolving funds, campus-wide research initiatives, internal resource allocations, and university communications with the Research Corporation of UH. The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research is charged with managing strategic initiatives, research program development, research information systems, research and technology transfer, research commercialization and industrial support, and the university's relationship with the Office of Research Services. The office also works to identify opportunities for federal research funding and helps UH Mānoa faculty and researchers identify and obtain federal financial support.

Research News

Kaunānā is the online research publication of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.