Vice President for Research
J. Reid and Polly Anderson Professor of Manufacturing Technology
Professor of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering, College of Engineering
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As vice president for research, Hu has overall responsibility for nurturing the excellence and integrity of research across the entire U-M campus. He oversees the U-M Office of Research, which promotes interdisciplinary research, develops and implements research policy, provides central administrative services in support of faculty research, innovation and economic outreach, and manages activities related to compliance and the responsible conduct of research.