University of Kentucky Research

Office of the Vice President for Research


Interim Vice President for Research

Lisa Cassis,

Associate Vice Presidents for Research

Martha L. Peterson (part-time),

Jack Supplee,

Deborah Davis,

Research Support Units

Administrative and Fiscal Affairs, Jack Supplee
Federal Relations, Eric King
Office of Sponsored Projects Administration (OSPA), Deborah Davis
Office of Research Integrity (ORI), Ada Sue Selwitz
Proposal Development Office (PDO), Margot McCullers
Research Communications, Alicia Gregory
Research Information Services, Greg Franseth

Centers & Institutes

The following research centers and institutes are under the organizational structure of the vice president for research. They are non-degree granting and multidisciplinary in scope.


Service Core Facilities

The Office of the Vice President for Research oversees the following shared-use facilities.