Office of the Vice President for Research

About Joseph (Jay) Walsh

As Northwestern University's vice president for research since 2007, Jay Walsh oversees a research infrastructure and annual research budget exceeding half a billion dollars. He also directs the development and implementation of university-wide research-related strategic plans through leadership support for programs including the Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs); the UI Labs consortium and national hub for digital manufacturing; and the Northwestern-Argonne Institute of Science and Engineering (NAISE).
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Interested in academic research ideas? Read some of the Views from the VP of Research.


Please contact Erin Wallace with any questions for the vice president for research,  Jay Walsh.

Erin Wallace
Assistant to the Vice President for Research
Office for Research
633 Clark St. North Tower,  2nd Floor
Evanston, IL 60208