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.

Latest News


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


Funding for Robo-Fish Research

Oscar M. Curet, Ph.D., and a group of FAU researchers are mimicking the seamless movement of fish to design underwater vehicles and robotic systems with increased maneuverability and enhanced motion.

Sept. 15, 2016


NSF Funds Design of Holographic Underwater Microscope

The National Science Foundation recently awarded a multi-year grant to a group of FAU Harbor Branch scientists to pursue work on an underwater holographic imaging system.

Sept. 20, 2016

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