Mission and Vision


To maximize success in research and innovation for USF faculty, students, and staff, as well as to comply with all required standards of research administration.


Research and Innovation strives to make the University of South Florida a leading national research university in discoveries, publications, mentoring and training, and in the translation of research into health and economic benefits.

Research and Innovation at the University of South Florida envisions a dynamic, innovative, and diversified environment that will promote and support the research and creative scholarly activities of faculty, staff, and students.