Skip to main content

Category: Research News

Northwestern engineers power futuristic propulsion

Army-funded project to develop versatile technologies that lets drones use any kind of fuel more reliably and remain operational longer Northwestern engineers are among...
Read More

What’s Next for Quantum Science?

Northwestern faculty bring research firepower to Argonne’s elite Q-NEXT hub In August, Argonne National Laboratory in southwest suburban Lemont, Illinois, received $115 million in...
Read More

National STEM education leader joins Office for Research

Bennett Goldberg to focus on center funding, training and inclusion By Matt Golosinski Northwestern physicist and education innovator Bennett Goldberg has joined the Office...
Read More

New Online Training Available for Research Administrators

The Research Integrity team in the Office for Research has created a revamped, holistic and engaging online training program designed to provide University colleagues...
Read More

Research funding breaks through to $887M

Impressive growth driven by multiple Northwestern strengths, notably biomedical A global pandemic has not blunted Northwestern University’s remarkable research enterprise,  which has grown to...
Read More

Chris Abani named new director for Program of African Studies

Celebrated English scholar to lead longstanding, pioneering University research center Award-winning author and scholar Chris Abani has been named the next director of the...
Read More

Pathbreaking catalysis center undergoes change — in leadership

Chemical engineer Justin Notestein named new CCSS director Justin M. Notestein, a professor of chemical and biological engineering at the McCormick School of Engineering...
Read More

Northwestern is key partner in $115 million national center to build revolutionary quantum computer

Fermilab-led initiative — one of just five elite National Quantum Initiative centers funded by the DOE — includes an interdisciplinary team of Northwestern faculty...
Read More

Doing Research: Important Administrative Updates

Monthly news and information that supports the success of researchers and their administrators. This regularly updated digest of administrative guidance facilitates Northwestern research activity. ...
Read More

COVID-19 Updates & Guidance for Research

The Office for Research provides guidance and information to investigators conducting research during the COVID-19 pandemic.    
Read More

Reflections on George Floyd and Racial Injustice

June 5, 2020 Dear Office for Research colleagues, By now, you have heard from a number of our institutional leaders about this most challenging...
Read More

Northwestern’s Commitment to an Inclusive, Global Academic Community

Read an English-Mandarin translation To members of the Northwestern international community, In light of the U.S. government’s recent proclamation on the suspension of entry “of certain students and...
Read More