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
Physical Activity and Neurocognitive Health Laboratory PNC Lab 217-333-0581 Website
Plant Care Facility PCF 217-300-2069 Website
Prairie Research Institute PRI 217-333-5111 Website
Program in Arms Control and Domestic and International Security ACDIS 217-333-7086 Website
Rail Transportation and Engineering Center RailTEC 217-300-1340 Website
Roy J. Carver Biotechnology Center 217-333-4237 Website
Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center REEEC 217-333-1244 Website
Siebel Center for Design SCD 217-300-9100 Website
Smart Energy Design Assistance Center SEDAC 800-214-7954 Website
Soybean Innovation Lab 217-300-8975 Website
Speech Accommodation to Acoustics SpAA 217-300-0327 Website
Speech Perception Laboratory Website
Sustainable Student Farm SSF Website
Swine Research Center SRC 217-244-3607 Website
Systems on Nanoscale Information fabriCs SONIC 217-300-3156 Website
Technology Entrepreneur Center TEC 217-244-3124 Website
The Autism Program of Illinois TAP 1-217-244-1395 Website
The Center for Climate, Regional, Environmental, and Trade Economics CREATE Website
The iLearn Group Website
The Lemann Center for Brazilian Studies 217-333-3182 Website
The Parks, Communities, and Health Research Group PCH 217-333-4410 Website
The Speech & Hearing Clinic SHS 217-333-2205 Website
The Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory 217-333-2581 Website
Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group TCBG 217-300-8022 Website
TIAA-CREF Center for Farmland Research Website
UIUC-ZJU Partnership ZJUI 217-333-7057 Website
Voice and Speech Rehabilitation Research Lab Website
Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program WGGP 217-333-1994 Website
Zoological Pathology Program ZPP 312-585-9050 Website