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
Rail Transportation and Engineering Center RailTEC RailTEC-Central@illinois.edu 217-300-1340 Website
Roy J. Carver Biotechnology Center korban1@illinois.edu 217-333-4237 Website
Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center REEEC reec@illinois.edu 217-333-1244 Website
Siebel Center for Design SCD designcenter@illinois.edu 217-300-9100 Website
Smart Energy Design Assistance Center SEDAC sedac-info@illinois.edu 800-214-7954 Website
Soybean Innovation Lab soybeaninnovationlab@illinois.edu 217-300-8975 Website
Speech Accommodation to Acoustics SpAA pb81@illinois.edu 217-300-0327 Website
Speech Perception Laboratory dfogerty@illinois.edu Website
Sustainable Student Farm SSF Website
Swine Research Center SRC gbressne@illinois.edu 217-244-3607 Website
Systems on Nanoscale Information fabriCs SONIC info@sonic-center.org 217-300-3156 Website
Technology Entrepreneur Center TEC tec@illinois.edu 217-244-3124 Website
The Autism Program of Illinois TAP theautismprogram@illinois.edu 1-217-244-1395 Website
The Center for Climate, Regional, Environmental, and Trade Economics CREATE dallerba@illinois.edu Website
The iLearn Group hsv2@illinois.edu Website
The Lemann Center for Brazilian Studies lemann@illinois.edu 217-333-3182 Website
The Parks, Communities, and Health Research Group PCH PEB@ahs.illinois.edu 217-333-4410 Website
The Speech & Hearing Clinic shsclinic@illinois.edu 217-333-2205 Website
The Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory skoshy@illinois.edu 217-333-2581 Website
Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group TCBG dhfackler@ks.uiuc.edu 217-300-8022 Website
TIAA Center for Farmland Research sherrick@illinois.edu Website
UIUC-ZJU Partnership ZJUI katefree@illinois.edu 217-333-7057 Website
Voice and Speech Rehabilitation Research Lab UIUCvoicelab@gmail.com Website
Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program WGGP 217-333-1994 Website
Zoological Pathology Program ZPP zpplaboratory@vetmed.illinois.edu 312-585-9050 Website