World-class excellence in multidisciplinary research is a priority for UVM as one of the nation's premier small research universities and a leader in the creation of knowledge in service to Vermont and the nation. Please explore the links below to find out more about the exciting research we're conducting as well as the opportunities available to you as a student, researcher or collaborator.
Transdisciplinary Research Initiative
The University of Vermont is engaged in an unprecedented, University-wide program to advance interdisciplinary connections and problem-solving throughout research and education: the Transdisciplinary Research Initiative, or TRI. More information about UVM's TRI and its "Spires of Excellence" in Complex Systems, Food Systems, and Neuroscience, Behavior & Health can be found on the Transdisciplinary Research Initiative website.
REACH Grant Program
The REACH Grant Program seeks to identify and promote promising research, scholarship and creative arts in all areas of the University and to encourage faculty members to envision ambitious, long-term projects. For more information, please go to the REACH Grant Program
Centers and Institutes
- Office of the Vice President for Research
- Sponsored Project Administration
- Research Protections Office
- Office of Animal Care Management
Top Research News
Engineering professor Jane Hill studies biology in action — how bacteria get into the food supply by turning themselves around and heading back "upstream" where we don't want them. Her research is applicable to everything from groundwater systems to irrigation systems to the urinary tract.