DRI 2020 Annual Report

Despite the challenges of this past year with the global pandemic, UNT’s Division of Research and Innovation had an incredible year. More faculty than ever are engaged in sponsored research, and collaborations with national agencies, laboratories and industries are all on the rise. All of this helps us continue our momentum and reinforce our reputation as a world-class research university.

RCA 2020 Annual Report

UNT’s Research Commercial Agreements (RCA) unit within the Division of Research and Innovation began its first year of operations in FY 2020. The restructured area combines the research contracting function of the division with the commercialization unit, providing a single point of interaction for research connected to sponsors, licensees and collaborators not involved with federal grants.

UNT Research Magazine 2020

UNT’s is bringing multiple perspectives together to solve society’s most pressing problems. Researchers from linguistics, journalism, psychology and chemistry are investigating ways to combat the insidious side effects of COVID-19, while faculty from artificial intelligence, fashion design and electrical engineering are collaborating to find new approaches to conditions such as decreased mobility, breast cancer and opioid abuse.

UNT Research Snapshot 2020

An interdisciplinary approach to innovation has cemented UNT’s status as a Tier One research university. The Division of Research and Innovation is dedicated to expanding the research enterprise at the university by helping faculty and student researchers push the boundaries of their fields. This past year, the university garnered record amounts of research funding and licensing revenue, but it’s only the beginning.

UNT Research Newsletter

Research and Innovation is a monthly e-newsletter that highlights cutting-edge research discoveries, projects and partnerships at UNT. Research and Innovation is published by the Division of Research and Innovation in collaboration with the Division of University Brand Strategy and Communications.