Explore Our Innovation Ecosystem
Looking to solve problems, pursue next-generation technology, enter the commercial market or license existing technology? Visit our Office of Innovation and Commercialization.Start here
Take the time to do what's right.
It will be worth it! Need guidance? Connect with the Research Compliance and Integrity Office for help facilitating responsible research, innovation and education for global excellence.Learn more
Need help navigating your sponsored research challenges?
The Office of Contract and Grant Administration serves our valued research community by offering their expertise in reviewing sponsored research proposals, award negotiation, and efficient non-financial post-award services for externally funded research projects.Connect Here
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:
- Sponsored Projects Office (SPO)
- Office of Innovation and Commercialization
- Research Compliance and Integrity Office
- Research Development
Review the extensive list of services, resources and functions managed by the Office of Research and Innovation including:
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Office of Visiting and Research Scholars
Our mission is to provide guidance and expertise, foster professional advancement and enrich our community of domestic and international research scholars and scientists.
The Campaign for UC San Diego
The Campaign for UC San Diego was a historic university-wide comprehensive fundraising effort. And with more than 164,000 visionary donors, we surpassed $3 billion in support to enhance student support, ensure student success, transform our campus, connect our community, and redefine medicine and health care on a global scale.