UNLV's Division of Research and Economic Development creates a campus environment that supports and promotes superior research, creative, and scholarly pursuits, ensuring our students and faculty can recognize their full intellectual potential.
"Being exposed to research has opened my eyes to a world I had only hoped to be part of. It has not only positively affected the way I view the world, but also my classroom experience through the practice of what I learn during the lectures."
From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.
A faculty-and-student research team is shining a light on white blood cells to better understand what their location implies about their role in muscle repair.
Kwang Kim, winner of the 2016 Harry Reid Silver State Research Award, designs substances that propel us into a cleaner, healthier future.
eSports is moving from huddles around a computer to becoming the next big spectator sport — and resorts are betting that it’ll bring Millennials into casinos.
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"At the earliest phase of their university education, research experience provides undergraduates with the opportunity to discover, appreciate, and enhance knowledge as a complete body of collaborative work."
The division is dedicated to helping university faculty, staff, and students continue building UNLV's reputation as a nationally recognized research institution. Below are some helpful links to get you started.
UNLV Innovation is the research magazine of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Designed to provide enhanced coverage of UNLV research, scholarship, and creative activity, the magazine also seeks to inform various constituencies about the nature and value of university research.