University of Kentucky Research

Office of the Vice President for Research


Vice President for Research


Associate Vice Presidents for Research

Craig R. Rush (part-time),

Martha L. Peterson (part-time),

Jack Supplee,

Debbie Davis,

Research Support Units

Administration and Fiscal Affairs, Jack Supplee
Federal Relations, Bill Schweri
Office of Sponsored Projects Administration (OSPA), Debbie 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.