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The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) is ready to assist UMBC’s research community along each step from the development and submission of proposals to the patenting and reporting of results. OVPR is comprised of four major units: the Office of Research Development (ORD), the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP), the Office of Research Protections and Compliance (ORPC) and the Office of Technology Development (OTD).