Welcome

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."

Olivier Clavel
UNLV undergraduate and OUR ambassador

What's Happening

Kinesiology professor Brach Poston
Jun. 21, 2017

Brach Poston's research on electrical stimulation shows promise for Parkinson's patients.

Jun. 8, 2017

Husband-and-wife team Dustin and Rochelle Hines research brain cells in their quest for solutions to degenerative diseases and developmental disorders.

May. 22, 2017

UNLV Ph.D. candidate’s research in Russia challenges widely held understanding of past climate history; study appears in latest issue of top journal Nature Geoscience.

May. 22, 2017

The UNLV National Supercomputing Institute’s latest hire will help researchers leverage the tremendous capabilities of the Cherry Creek II.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

IN THE NEWS

UPCOMING EVENTS

"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."

Anjala S. Krishen
marketing and international business professor

Helpful Links

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.

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UNLV Innovation

UNLV Innovation

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.