Researchers at the University of Notre Dame are committed to advancing human understanding through research, scholarship, and creative endeavor in order to be a repository for knowledge and a powerful means for doing good in the world.

Notre Dame Research supports and encourages innovation in more than twenty core facilities and resources, as well as in a number of key areas of research, including cancer, environmental change, global health, and many more, with faculty finding their homes in one of Notre Dame’s seven colleges or schools.

$128 Million in annual research awards in FY16

Ranked #1 in the country for NEH Fellowships since 1999

Nearly 150% growth in invention disclosures since 2009

Igniting Knowledge

in areas of University historic strength and priority investment

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Fighting to Explore the Moon

Fighting to Explore the Moon

It was the middle of the night when Clive Neal was shaken awake by his father so they could watch the first man walk on the Moon. That night, the world watched in awe as a frontier was traversed, a...

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Transforming Discovery

with world-class facilities and state-of-the-art laboratories and equipment

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