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Office of Research Services

  • UMKC, TMC to Leverage Cerner Health Facts Data in Research

    UMKC, TMC to Leverage Cerner Health Facts Data in Research

    Collaboration to analyze local health in context of national data.

  • Kansas City Engineering Zone Opens on UMKC Campus

    Kansas City Engineering Zone Opens on UMKC Campus

    KC EZ Hailed as Tremendous STEM Resource
  • EyeVerify Lands Key Smartphone Deal

    EyeVerify Lands Key Smartphone Deal

    ZTE smartphones to feature technology based upon research and a licensed patent from the UMKC SCE.

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  • New UMKC Vice Chancellor for Research Shares Vision for Bright Future

    Aug 15, 2019

    Yusheng (Chris) Liu’s career provides unique experience for research success. Following a national search, the University of Missouri-Kansas City has named Yusheng (Chris) Liu, Ph.D. as its new Vice Chancellor for Research. Liu brings more than 20 years of experience in working for public research universities as an educator and chief research officer, and he also served as a program director at the National Science Foundation, based out of the Washington, D.C., area. He starts Aug. 1 in his new role at UMKC.

  • NIH Guidance on Salary Limitation for Grants and Cooperative Agreements FY 2019

    Apr 18, 2019

    Since 1990, Congress has legislatively mandated a limitation on direct salary for individuals under NIH grant and cooperative agreement awards (referred to here as a grant). The mandate appears in The Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2019 (Public Law 115-245), signed into law on September 28, 2018, which provides authority for NIH to incur obligations for FY 19.

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Research Alerts

HHS issues final Financial Conflict of Interest rule - see UMKC's COI page