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.

$133.7 Million in record-breaking annual research awards

Ranked #1 in the country for NEH Fellowships since 1999

Nearly 150% growth in invention disclosures since 2009

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in areas of University historic strength and priority investment

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Understanding Behavior Key to Combating Malaria

Understanding Behavior Key to Combating Malaria

Today, April 25, is the annual World Malaria Day. This year’s theme – End Malaria for Good – seeks to build upon past successes in combatting this deadly disease, which killed over 435,000 people in 2015, and sustain this progress...

A tough childhood can lead to a shorter life for baboons

A tough childhood can lead to a shorter life for baboons

What is true for humans is also true for baboons: The tougher the childhood, the higher the risks of premature death later in life. Numerous studies have shown that childhood trauma can have far-reaching effects on adult health and survival;...

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

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