"To create an outstanding environment to support the researcher at UOS, open ways to research advances, creativity and innovation and link the research enterprise through national and international partnerships".
The Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization at UOS is striving to deliver world-class solutions to streamline research administration and support high-impact and responsible research, compliance, collaboration, transparency and efficiency, innovation and commercialization. To enable the achievement of excellence by the research community, The ORIC: provide services and resources to faculty, students and staff that stimulate research and other creative endeavors. Facilitate and enhance partnerships and collaborations between faculty, industry, government, foundations and global research enterprises. Develop infrastructure and policy that promote creativity and an entrepreneurial culture. Communicate the value and impacts of UOS research to the world.