Welcome to the Office of Research and Innovation
The Office of Research and Innovation supports MSU’s research and creative activity by administering research funding, ensuring research integrity for both faculty and students, providing grant support services, fostering collaboration, licensing university inventions, and overseeing regulatory compliance.
The Research Continuity website curates important communications and resources specifically for teams conducting on-campus research or creative activity.
The Research Facilitation team has developed a checklist tool to help new researchers walk through the steps of setting up their first research project.
International faculty awards are an important component of institutional reputation, and are counted as AAU institutional indicators of excellence.
Plan focuses on empowering excellence, advancing equity and expanding impact.
MSU is leading a large international study to understand the genes involved in brain development and possible connections to psychiatric and neurological disorders.
The Reciprocal Research Guidebook provides a framework for establishing sustainable and equitable partnerships between faculty and Indigenous Nations.
Featured:My Sense of Smell, Who Cares?!?
Dr. Honglei Chen is an MSU Foundation Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the MSU College of Human Medicine. He studies the development of Parkinson’s disease and dementia with the ultimate goal of disease prevention and healthy aging. More recently, he has focused his research on understanding the poor sense of smell as a prodromal symptom for neurodegeneration and as a marker for accelerated aging.