Entries by Aj Cheline

Organizational Update: Transition of Sponsored Programs Office Leadership Team

After serving 28 years at UC Davis, Ahmad Hakim-Elahi, executive director of the Sponsored Programs Office will be retiring effective June 28, 2024. “Throughout his appointment at UC Davis, Ahmad exemplified dedication, hard work and a pursuit of excellence for our research enterprise,” said Simon Atkinson, vice chancellor for research.  “Ahmad played a critical role […]

Research Collaboration and Funding Opportunities Available with Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System

The University of California, Davis and the Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System (VANCHCS) have been working together since 1975 to provide unique training, education, and research collaborations. This partnership includes a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to facilitate clinical research and collaborative projects, as well as an Institutional Review Board (IRB) Reliance agreement for […]

Research Development Division of the Office of Research Launches Enhanced Structure and Services

The Research Development Services and Core Facilities division of the Office of Research has launched an enhanced structure and services following a one-year strategic planning process. Led by Cristina Davis, associate vice chancellor for research, the division provides services to initiate, develop and advance the research enterprise at UC Davis. “Our staff at the Office […]

Rhonda Oates Appointed Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and Teaching Animal Care Program

The University of California, Davis, Office of Research is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Rhonda Oates as associate vice chancellor for the Research and Teaching Animal Care Program as well as campus attending veterinarian effective June 10, 2024. In her role, Oates assumes responsibility for long-range planning, leadership and oversight of animal care […]

Team Research Forum: Innovations in Climate and Health

The Office of Research, Venture Catalyst and ACE are partnering to offer a research forum series covering various topics related to the ACE initiative. The Aggie Climate action for Equity (ACE): Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Climate Change Solutions is an initiative to spur UC Davis-based translational research, pilots, and commercialization aligned with California’s Climate Action Priorities. To […]

U.S. Space Command Welcomes UC Davis as its 33rd Academic Engagement Enterprise Member

The Office of Research is pleased to announce that the U.S. Space Command Academic Engagement Enterprise (AEE) recently welcomed the University of California, Davis, as its 33rd AEE member. The goal of the partnership is to advance space research and technology to enhance our collective understanding of the space environment and to spur innovation that […]

2024 UC Davis Research Expo

About the Event The annual UC Davis Research Expo is a one-day event that showcases the latest research-related insight, resources, opportunities and tools to help you advance your research. The event includes exhibits, presentations, workshops and opportunities to network with potential collaborators. We welcome you to enjoy the full event or attend portions that are […]

Team Research Forum: Space Exploration

Join the Office of Research on February 9th from 10:30am – 12:00pm for a showcase of space exploration-related work at UC Davis, and an invitation for collaboration.  Hear from researchers whose work is advancing space exploration and mankind’s ability to both survive and thrive both on and off our planet. View Recording Stephen Robinson Director, […]

SEED Funding Program Aims to Support Research in Historically Underfunded Disciplines

The Office of Research and Vice Chancellor for Research Simon J. Atkinson are pleased to announce the recipients of the first cohort of the UC Davis Humanities and Social Sciences Stimulating Exceptional and Essential Discovery (SEED) Funding Program. Launched by then-interim Vice Chancellor for Research Jeff Gibeling, the awards support research activity with high likelihood of impact […]