of Research establishes and oversees the University's
policies relating to research and extramural funding programs;
it helps to coordinate matters concerning state and federal
research projects and legislative initiatives related to
research; it ensures oversight of DOE laboratory research
programs; and it coordinates administration and review of
Multicampus Research Units and Programs across the system.
Research Policy Analysis and Coordination
This unit is the institution-wide focal point for extramural
contract and grant policies. Research administration is
responsible for monitoring and responding to changes in
sponsor requirements, and working to interpret and implement
sponsor requirements consistent with University needs. This
Web site provides access to a body of required research
administration information; University generated policies
and data bases; direct links to Federal and State sources;
and professional societies.
Contract and Grant Manual
UC systemwide policies on the solicitation, acceptance and
administration of awards from extramural sponsors. Includes record retention information: Chapter 17, Records/Paperwork Access and Management. Issued
by the UC Research Administration Office.
Retention of Research Records
A matrix showing retention and disposition requirements for research records.
Policies Pertaining to Research
Compendium of policies related to the conduct of research
at the University of California, organized into broad categories:
Obtaining Extramural Funds
Conflicts of Interest or Commitment Related to Sponsored
Additional Guidelines Concerning Research Relationships
Intellectual Property Issues Concerning Research
Meeting Regulatory Requirements for Conducting
Research Involving Human or Animal Subjects
Policies and Guidelines Concerning Multicampus Research Units and Programs