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. 

 Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal

The Excellence in Research Prize and Medal is awarded in recognition of a sustained record of contributions that have enhanced the reputation of NJIT.

The NJIT Board of Overseers is proud to award Edward L. Dreizin, Ph.D., distinguished professor in the Otto H. York Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, Dale Gary, Ph.D., distinguished professor in the Department of Physics, and Farzan Nadim, Ph.D., professor in the Department for Biological Sciences, its eleventh annual Excellence in Research Prize and Medal.

2018 Prize and Medal Recipients

Dr. Edward L. Dreizin
Distinguished Professor, Chemical Engineering

Dr. Dale Gary
Distinguished Professor, Physics
Director, Expanded Owens Valley Solar Array

Dr. Farzan Nadim
Professor, Neurobiology
Director, Institute for Brain & Neuroscience Research

$170M

in research annually through specialized research centers and labs.

$49M

NJIT's largest research and development grant

Through our many funding opportunities, we're enhancing NJIT's research enterprise.

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NJIT Research: Linking Laboratories to Lives


NJIT Research Magazine

An overview of 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.

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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:

 

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“I am gaining an excellent education at NJIT that is preparing me for my goals as a researcher in academia. ”

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“Department of Physics provided me with skills and resources to perform and present research in four different countries.”

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“I focused my dissertation on the transportation and mobility needs of people on the autism spectrum. ”

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