Working Smarter: A Coordinated Approach to Indirect Cost Recovery Link

UCOP has convened a task force to increase the recovery of the full costs of research — costs which will reimburse the University for its past research investments, and allow UC to invest in its research future.

UCOP Systemwide Research Portfolio Review Group

Following on the work of the PPA Task Force, the Portfolio Review Group provides campus-wide input and advice to help assess and optimize the effectiveness of UCOP's systemwide research investments.

UC Optical-Infrared Astronomy Observatories

UC’s access to world class, state-of-the-art observatories enables ground-breaking science at all of our campuses. Learn how UC astronomy is planning for the future.

University of California Observatories Board

To support systemwide astronomical research and education, the UC Observatories Board was established in 2012 to provide oversight of and develop recommendations for investment in observing facilities.