School & College Research Hubs and Research Associate Deans

U-M is home to 19 schools and colleges, along with a top-ranked medical center and campuses in Dearborn and Flint, where faculty, staff and students lead important research and scholarship activity.

Schools and colleges from across the University of Michigan conduct groundbreaking research. Research associate deans from each school and college review and revise research policies and initiatives, while offering guidance to the Office of the Vice President for Research when reviewing and applying certain policies and procedures. Please use the links below to connect with each unit’s research hub and to connect with its research associate dean.

A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning: Kathy Velikov

 

Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design

 

Stephen M. Ross School of Business: Tom Buchmueller

 

UM-Dearborn: Armen Zakarian

 

School of Dentistry: Vesa Kaartinen

 

School of Education: Michael Bastedo

 

College of Engineering: Eric Michielssen

 

School for Environment and Sustainability: Bill Currie

 

UM-Flint: Randall Duncan

 

School of Information: Paul Resnick

 

Institute for Social Research: Richard Gonzalez

 

School of Kinesiology: Greg Cartee

 

Law School: Kyle Logue

 

Library: Alexa Pearce

 

Life  Sciences Institute: Bing Ye

 

College of Literature, Science, and the Arts: Greg Dowd (Humanities), Barbra Meek (Social Sciences) and Myron Campbell (Natural Sciences)

 

Medical School: Steven Kunkel

 

School of Music, Theatre & Dance: Karen Fournier

 

School of Nursing: Robert Ploutz-Snyder

 

College of Pharmacy: Vicki Ellingrod

 

School of Public Health: John Meeker

 

Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy: Luke Shaefer

 

Rackham School of Graduate Studies: Dave Sept

 

School of Social Work: Rogério Pinto