Mondays are blue, obviously
Neuroscientist David Eagleman on synesthesia, sensory substitutions, and why we’re all trapped inside our own reality.Read more about Mondays are blue, obviously
A lab focused on the future of autonomous systems
From space robots to self-driving cars, Stanford’s Autonomous Systems Lab looks to push the boundaries of exploration and boost the safety and efficiency of everyday tasks.Read more about A lab focused on the future of autonomous systems
Amy Zegart on AI and spycraft
A profession that once hunted diligently for secrets is now picking through huge haystacks for needles of insight – precisely the kind of work at which AI excels.Read more about Amy Zegart on AI and spycraft
Facilitate interdisciplinary research and maintain public trust in a culture of integrity that celebrates the diversity of ideas and people.
To provide guidance and support to facilitate, nurture, and safeguard a thriving research ecosystem.
Learn more about the role of the VPDoR in supporting Stanford’s research ecosystem, and its units, institutes, centers, and research labs.
In-depth explanations of core concepts with links to related policies, resources and contacts.
Policies & Resources
University-wide policy manuals, how tos, tools and documents, and a glossary of terms.
Central offices and other administrative departments that support the research enterprise at Stanford.
Comprehensive listing of grant and sponsor opportunities, organized by type and sponsoring agency.
A complete listing of required compliance training for administrators, faculty and their research teams.
A compendium of policy change memos, plus committee meeting agendas and notes.
By the Numbers
800+Academic Staff – Research
15Independent Laboratories, Centers, and Institutes
30+Shared Instrumentation Facilities