University of Alabama Centers and Institutes designated as Research Centers and Institutes report, typically through a Dean, to the Vice President for Research and Economic Development. To ensure the impact of The University of Alabama’s formal centers and institutes is fully understood and to comply with Board of Trustees Rule 503 that requires periodic reviews for centers and institutes, a policy exists to outline the process for the annual review of research centers and institutes. Click here to view this policy and the required report outline.

Research Centers and Institutes are listed here. A complete list of Centers and Institutes is maintained by the University of Alabama System (UAS) and can be found within the Data Summary located on the UAS reports page.