Northwestern Research

Ideas with Impact

Bold discovery is a hallmark of Northwestern’s research enterprise. More than 100 school-based centers and 53 University Research Centers create knowledge across all fields, including international and domestic policy, chemistry, neuroscience, nanotechnology, biotechnology, materials science, and drug discovery. Northwestern scholars take on humanity’s toughest challenges, working collaboratively across disciplines to create breakthrough solutions — and a better world.

$650MAnnual Sponsored Research (2015-2016)

90School-based Research Centers

54University Research Centers


The Northwestern research community hosts lectures, seminars, workshops, and educational events throughout the year.

Start Date: Thu, May 25, 2017 3:00 PM
End Date: Thu, May 25, 2017 4:30 PM

3:00 PM

Thursday, May 25, 2017 -
15:00 to 16:30
2211 Campus Drive 1410
Evanston, IL 60208
United States
Start Date: Fri, May 26, 2017 8:00 AM
End Date: Fri, May 26, 2017 9:00 AM

8:00 AM

Friday, May 26, 2017 -
08:00 to 09:00
303 E. Superior Searle Conference Room
Chicago, IL 60611
United States

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