As vice president for research at UMB and the University of Maryland, College Park, Ball will oversee the institutions' joint research enterprise.
At UMB, innovation and discovery are among our core values, writes President Jarrell.
Find out what the University's guest speakers had to say on topics including Dr. Martin Luther King, women's empowerment, U.S. politics, and more.
She talks about adapting during the pandemic and reopening this past summer.
An armed security force was first formed at UMB in 1952.
Read about some of the books written or edited by UMB faculty members.