The Division of Research supports FAU faculty conducting research, forging innovations and advancing science and technology in all disciplines. It assists in enhancing and growing the research enterprise at the university. Units within the division identify grant and funding opportunities, manage proposals and awards, protect intellectual property rights, and highlight research achievements and more.

The division also promotes a number of entrepreneurial and economic development initiatives that give faculty, students and the community opportunities to launch start-ups, create jobs and reach for their dreams.

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Amy Wright, Ph.D., co-authors paper on potential new antibiotic

Harbor Branch Scientists discover deep-water sponge could be a solution against drug-resistant MRSA.

Jan. 18, 2017


Chair Yoga Effective Way to Treat Osteoarthritis

The first study to examine the effects of chair yoga on pain and physical function in older adults with osteoarthritis is proving to be an effective way to reduce pain and improve quality of life.

Jan. 11, 2017


FAU Graduate Puts His Future in Hands of His Own Imagination

David Parshenkov is developing a mobile application that utilizes dynamic augmented reality, technology that pulls graphics out of a phone or computer display and integrates them into real world environments.

Dec. 21, 2016

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