Research and Discovery
NCSU's Golden LEAF Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center offers opportunities to develop skilled professionals for the biomanufacturing industry.

Research at the University of North Carolina (UNC) is as diverse and relevant as each of our 17 constituent institutions.  From education policy to biotechnology, our faculty, staff and students are advancing knowledge, technology development, and community growth through cutting edge research and discovery in world class facilities.

President's Report

UNC has topped $1 billion in research and
sponsored programs since 2004.

Research and Sponsored Programs Report
to the President 

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009

Research and Sponsored Programs Report
to the President: Memos 

Picture This: UNC System Research

Coley Hughes, a student in East Carolina University's graduate coastal management resources program submitted the photo above showing Hughes participating in a striped bass tagging program to study fish movement and survivability. A finalist for the 2014 Picture This: UNC Research Photo Contest, Hughes' research helps managers better understand the habitat areas, survival growth and movement patterns of striped bass.