mike nichols http://kbia.org en UM announces new funding structure, focused on cross-campus collaboration http://kbia.org/post/um-announces-new-funding-structure-focused-cross-campus-collaboration <p>It’s been dubbed the Interdisciplinary Intercampus Research Program and it has a starting fund of a million dollars. The new program’s goal is to promote research that has high potential for external funding and commercialization.</p><p>Mike Nichols is the UM system’s vice president for research and economic development. He says a successful collaboration by scientists at UMKC and engineers at Missouri S&amp;T inspired the funding’s creation. The team developed a bioactive glass material that helps heal open wounds<strong>. </strong></p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 15:48:11 +0000 Harum Helmy 27243 at http://kbia.org UM announces new funding structure, focused on cross-campus collaboration