The Office of Research provides institutional support and services, as well as fosters new opportunities to enhance NJIT research and scholarship enterprise engaging faculty, staff, students, external collaborators and partners for developing strong leadership and synergy. We are committed to providing interdisciplinary research and scholarship with the utmost professional integrity.
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NJIT is committed to advancing the highest quality basic and applied research and scholarship fostering creativity, interdisciplinary collaboration, community engagement and commitment to the highest level to professional ethics. We thrive to provide an exceptional academic and research and innovation experience to students at baccalaureate through doctoral levels.
Our research enterprise focuses on basic, applied and translational research through four research clusters:
Life Sciences and Engineering
This research cluster includes both basic and applied research in the areas of neuroscience, neural engineering, regenerative medicine and point-of-care technologies.
This cluster represents research in urban ecology and sustainability, advanced materials and nanotechnologies, and smart manufacturing systems.
Data Science and Information Technology
This cluster includes the study and practice of extracting information and knowledge from data that can be used for medical, financial, scientific and engineering applications.
This research centers on mathematical sciences, transportation systems, as well as science and technology’s impact on society.
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““I’m interested in current challenges the energy community faces.”
NJIT Research Magazine
Linking Laboratories to Lives
In this issue, we focus first on the work of three hubs in our growing materials science and engineering cluster, where engineers, physicists, mathematicians and chemists collaborate on projects that blur the borders of all of these disciplines.