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.

$138.1 Million in record-breaking research awards in FY17

Ranked #1 in the country for NEH Fellowships since 1999

Nearly 150% growth in research expenditures since 2006

Igniting Knowledge

in areas of University historic strength and priority investment

See All Key Research Areas

Featured News More News

25 Years at CERN Yields Answers and More Questions

Cern Nsf 600

Twenty-five years. That's how long Notre Dame researchers have made valuable contributions on an experiment being conducted at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva, Switzerland. They helped discover a famous particle, but...

ND Research on Twitter

More @UNDResearch on Twitter

Transforming Discovery

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

See All Core Facilities