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."
Brach Poston's research on electrical stimulation shows promise for Parkinson's patients.
Husband-and-wife team Dustin and Rochelle Hines research brain cells in their quest for solutions to degenerative diseases and developmental disorders.
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.
The UNLV National Supercomputing Institute’s latest hire will help researchers leverage the tremendous capabilities of the Cherry Creek II.
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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.