Introducing NC State’s Strategic Research Areas

NC State is introducing five strategic research areas to define our focus — and show the world how we Think and Do.

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Featured Event

DSI RED Talk: Data Science to Improve Social Programs

Date: October 23, 2019
Location: Talley Student Union, Coastal Ballroom
Time: 5:00 – 6:00pm

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Vice Chancellor for Research Mladen Vouk welcomes attendees to the 2019 ORI Awards for Excellence CeremonyOffice of Research and Innovation Announces 2019 Awards for Excellence Winners

The Office of Research and Innovation (ORI) announced its 2019 Awards for Excellence winners April 26, at its annual ceremony held at the Friday Institute for Education Innovation.

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Research Statistics


in Licenses and
Options Executed*

$373 M
in New Research
Awards FY19

Top 25
Universities for
Technology Transfer**

$1.35 B
in Research
Proposals Submitted

in Startups

Partners on
Centennial Campus

6,185 Jobs
Created Across
NC in FY18

* Among all public universities without a medical school
** Milken Institute report, 2017

NC State Research Annual Review 2017

Think and Do

Meaningful Connections

NC State continues to build connections for the future of interdisciplinary innovation by investing in emerging research areas, public-private partnerships and advanced technological infrastructure. Find out how we have worked together in the past year to build a future that brings ideas out of the lab and into the world.

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Research Events

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  • Nov

    Time: 8:30 am - 10:30 am
    Location: Talley Student Union, Piedmont/Mountains Ballroom, 2610 Cates Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27606