Research Administration in the College of Medicine at the University of Kentucky administers the policies governing the conduct of research at the University and oversees the management of its research programs.

Senior Associate Dean for Research
Alan Daugherty, PhD, DSc
As Senior Associate Dean for Research, Dr. Daugherty oversees the development of the College’s research portfolio and its alignment with the University’s Top 20 Plan. His responsibilities include leadership and management of several College intramural and departmental research training programs. Learn more about Dr. Daugherty. 

Sponsored Research Administrative Services
Sponsored Research Administrative Services (SRAS) provides an enhanced level of service at the Pre-award and Post-award levels.  Throughout the unit, the overall research experience will be enhanced by an emphasis on regulatory compliance, customer service and continued process improvement. Learn more about the Sponsored Research Administrative Services