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Welcome to Research and Innovation

Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation Corinne Peek-Asa oversees the support, promotion and expansion of opportunities for innovative research and commercialization within UC San Diego's $1.7 billion research enterprise. Formerly known as the Office of Research Affairs (ORA), the renamed Office of Research and Innovation (ORI) is comprised of the following departments:

Review the extensive list of services, resources and functions managed by the Office of Research and Innovation including:

View the comprehensive organization chart by clicking here.

Meet VCRI Peek-Asa

Corrine Peek-Asa

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