Research

Located in the heart of the high-tech Research Triangle, NC Central’s research centers are preparing students to become the next generation of scientists and social scientists. Our work addresses the economic and social challenges that impact North Carolina and the world today—and those that will affect us tomorrow.  

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Whether you’re an undergraduate or a graduate student, there are opportunities for you to be involved in research that will make a difference. 

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Centers & Institutes

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Awards

$33.1M

Awarded in 2019

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BBRI

NC Central's Biomedical/Biotechnology Research Institute (BBRI) conducts multidisciplinary and inter-institutional research focused on addressing health disparities, with ample opportunities for students to get involved and enhance their access to careers in the biomedical sciences.

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BRITE

With dual missions of health research and degree-focused workforce development, the Biomanufacturing Research Institute and Technology Enterprise (BRITE) provides education and training in biotechnology and biomanufacturing for both undergraduate and graduate students.

Office of Sponsored Research and Programs

By assisting in the acquisition of extramural funding, the Office of Sponsored Research and Programs fosters an environment that encourages our faculty's research, scholarly inquiries, and creative activities.

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