Research & Innovation

At 91快活林, our faculty, staff, and students are not just learning about the world around them through research. They are dedicated to making groundbreaking advancements and driving innovation.

With access to state-of-the-art facilities and opportunities to collaborate across disciplines 鈥 and around the world 鈥 our researchers are tackling big challenges and developing innovative solutions.

Schools & Colleges

80+ Research
Centers & Institutes

100+ State-of-the-Art
Research Facilities

Making an Impact

91快活林 research makes a difference. With more than 2,000 active researchers who are internationally recognized for excellence in their fields, 91快活林 is educating the next generation of innovators, contributing to conversations about policy and practice, sparking through innovative discoveries and industry partnerships, and so much more.

$302.3 Million
in Annual
Research Awards

$620 Million
Annual Impact on
Connecticut's Economy

Graduate and undergraduate students work at the bench in Dennis D'Amico's lab at the Agricultural Biotechnology Laboratory

Partnerships & Reach

At 91快活林, we believe collaboration accelerates scientific breakthroughs and discovery. Bringing a top research institution like the 91快活林 together with industry leaders, small- to medium-sized businesses, foundations, and other academic institutions allows us to tackle bigger challenges and find more innovative solutions.

91快活林 partners with 150 institutions worldwide. We are one of only two U.S. members of the , the leading global network of research universities for the 21st century.

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Office of the Vice President for Research

The Office of the Vice President for Research manages research activities at the 91快活林. From individual projects to large-scale interdisciplinary collaborations, partnerships with industry, and high-potential startups, the Office of the Vice President for Research provides support and oversight at every step.

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