Research is fundamental to the mission of the University of Illinois Chicago and to the success of its faculty, staff, undergraduate and graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and clinical researchers. The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research advances and safeguards all research at UIC to facilitate the discoveries that change the world.Vice Chancellor for Research|
UIC leads new collaborative to reduce COVID-19 disparities
The University of Illinois Chicago has been selected by the National Institutes of Health as the principal site of a multi-center collaborative in the Chicago area that will bolster research and outreach to help communities disproportionately affected by COVID-19.
$2.8M NIH grant for research on cancer and AI
Computer scientists at the University of Illinois Chicago are developing a computational artificial intelligence system they hope will serve as a decision support tool for doctors prescribing treatment for head and neck cancer. The work is supported by a $2.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
Announcements and Events
- Researchers discover foam ‘fizzics’
- UIC project details history of urban displacement in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood
- Solving a murder case with physics
- ‘Wonder material’ can be used to detect COVID-19 quickly, accurately
- UIC research identifies potential pathways to treating alcohol use disorder, depression
#4 ranking in sponsored research among Hispanic-Serving Institutions -Higher Education Research & Development (HERD) Survey
$410.8M FY 2020 Funded Awards
$83M COVID-19 Awards