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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I-SENSE Launches Seed Grant Program

Institute for Sensing and Embedded Network Systems Engineering seeks proposals supporting collaborations for external, funded research.

Sept. 28, 2016


Worm Holds Key to Treating Epilepsy and Rapid Drug Discovery

Researchers from FAU, in collaboration with The Scripps Research Institute, have opened up the possibilities for rapid drug screens to treat seizures in the near future by using a microscopic nematode worm.

Sept. 26, 2016


Executive Director Named at FAU Harbor Branch

Anton Post, Ph.D. will lead Environmental and Ocean Science research at Florida Atlantic University.

Sept. 8, 2016

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