Research Centers, Institutes, and Programs

UIUC's vibrant research community is home to a number of research centers, institutes, programs, and initiatives. Our researchers translate insights on problems such as global sustainability, feeding the world, and fighting poverty and disease into innovative products and technologies, policy recommendations with impact, and advances in education and community engagement. The list below is not exhaustive—please send updates to Tyler Wolpert.

Research Unit Name Abbv Email Phone Unit URL
Maize Genetics Cooperation Stock Center 217-333-6631 Website
Center for Business and Public Policy 217-244-2847 Website
Morrow Plots Website
Orr Center Website
HathiTrust Digital Library Website
Health Maker Lab 217-300-5700 Website
Center for Digital Agriculture Website
Health Promotion & Rehabilitation Lab 217-300-2800 Website
The Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory 217-333-2581 Website
farmdoc 217-333-2792 Website
Human Factors Lab 217-244-1176 Website
Illinois Plant Breeding Center 217-333-1966 Website
Jump Simulation Center Website
AgReach 217-333-3769 Website
Liberation Lab Website
Meadan Family Lab (217) 333-0960 Website
Energy Farm Website
Roy J. Carver Biotechnology Center 217-333-4237 Website
International Institute for Carbon–Neutral Energy Research Website
Soybean Innovation Lab 217-300-8975 Website
Midwestern Hydrogen Partnership Website
Bureau of Educational Research 217-333-3023 Website
The Lemann Center for Brazilian Studies 217-333-3182 Website
Molecular Muscle Physiology Laboratory 217-244-1459 Website
Center for Autonomy 217-333-2511 Website
Children's Environmental Health Research Center at Illinois 217-333-5814 Website
Fracture Control Program Website
CyberSocial Learning Laboratory Website
nanoMFG Website
Speech Perception Laboratory Website