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 Kristin Tennant.

Research Unit Name Abbv Email Phone Unit URL
Auditory Neuro Experience Lab ANEx 217-300-6212 Website
Chez Veterans Center Chez 217-332-5725 Website
ADM Institute for the Prevention of Postharvest Loss ADMI 217-333-5115 Website
Adult Development, Adaptation, & Technology Laboratory ADAPT Laboratory 217-300-3088 Website
Advanced Materials Testing and Evaluation Laboratory AMTEL 217-333-3751 Website
Aging and Diversity Lab ADL Website
Aging and Neurocognition Lab AANCL 217-265-6574 Website
AgReach 217-333-3769 Website
Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture Program ASAP Website
Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Center ACRC 217-300-6393 Website
Applied Psycholinguistics Lab APL 217-333-1968 Website
Applied Research Institute ARI 217-300-3162 Website
Artificial Intelligence for Future Agricultural Resilience, Management, and Sustainability Institute AIFARMS Institute Website
Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Lab ACN 217-333-7561 Website
Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology Beckman 217-244-1176 Website
Binaural Hearing Lab BHL Website
Biophotonics Imaging Laboratory BIL 217-333-8598 Website
Body Composition and Nutritional Neuroscience Laboratory BCNN 217-300-1667 Website
Botanical Estrogen Research Center BRC Website
Bureau of Educational Research 217-333-3023 Website Digital Transformation Institute DTI Website
Cancer Center at Illinois CCIL 217-300-6100 Website
Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology IGB 217-244-2999 Website
Center for Advanced Bioenergy and Bioproducts Innovation CABBI 217-244-1586 Website
Center for Advanced Study CAS 217-333-6729 Website
Center for African Studies CAS 217-333-6335 Website
Center for Autonomy 217-333-2511 Website
Center for Business and Public Policy 217-244-2847 Website
Center for Children's Books CCB 217-244-9331 Website
Center for Culturally Responsive Evaluation and Assessment CREA 217-333-2981 Website