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Accelerate your research

If you need a refresher on all the division offers, check out the booklet we created for new faculty. You'll find information on departments and the resources we offer to help you get funded and manage your project. 

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The division's monthly newsletter contains research-related news, opportunities, resources
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MU researchers can get discipline-specific funding announcements by joining our listservs.

Year in review

Our annual report showcases MU research, scholarly achievements and creative endeavors.

Unveiling Missouri dialects

Matthew Gordon used voice recordings of Missourians born as early as 1884 to study how our speech has changed since then.

The patent puzzle

In 2023, Mizzou received 16 U.S. patents for a variety of inventions. See which researchers successfully navigated the complex patent process in partnership with the Technology Advancement team. 

The power of iron

In “Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,” Ron Mittler reveals how mitochondria in muscle cells fail to generate energy when one iron-sulfur protein is removed. His work could lead to treatments for Duchenne muscular dystrophy and age-related muscle deterioration.