Key Research Areas

Researchers in all disciplines at Notre Dame are advancing human understanding by conducting groundbreaking research in the field, on the bench, or at the policy table.

Below are just some of Notre Dame's key areas of historic research strength and growing areas of priority investment, as identified through internal, competitive processes within Notre Dame Research and the Office of the Provost. For information on leading areas of research in all of the University's Colleges and Schools, please visit: https://research.nd.edu/our-research/research-in-the-colleges-and-schools/.