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Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
The Research Operations and Communications (ROC) unit provides resources and support to promote research activities at the University of Utah. ROC is responsible for strategic planning of research administration, data
analytics and accounting, communications and messaging, and daily operations in the Office of the Vice President for Research (VPR). In an effort to enhance the U’s leading research community, ROC is dedicated to:
• Supporting the VPR research units, colleges, institutes, and programs Improving campus-wide research communications
• Creating efficiencies and eliminating redundancies
• Strategizing and executing campus research tools and resources
Vision Statement: To cultivate a national and international leading research community by servicing the University of Utah researchers and support teams with enhanced communication, information, and efficiencies.