The Office of Research provides institutional support and services, as well as fosters new opportunities to enhance NJIT research and scholarship enterprise engaging faculty, staff, students, external collaborators and partners for developing strong leadership and synergy. We are committed to providing interdisciplinary research and scholarship with the utmost professional integrity. 

 Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal

The Excellence in Research Prize and Medal is awarded in recognition of a sustained record of contributions that have enhanced the reputation of NJIT.

The NJIT Board of Overseers is proud to award MengChu Zhou, Ph.D., distinguished professor of electrical and computer engineering, its twelfth annual Excellence in Research Prize and Medal.

 

2018 Prize and Medal Recipients

 

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NJIT Earns Highest Research Rating (R1)

Source: Carnegie Classification

$165M

total research expenditures in FY2019

Through our many funding opportunities, we're enhancing NJIT's research enterprise.

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NJIT Research: Linking Laboratories to Lives


NJIT Research Magazine

An overview of our growing materials science and engineering cluster, where engineers, physicists, mathematicians and chemists collaborate on projects that blur the borders of all of these disciplines.

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NJIT is committed to advancing the highest quality basic and applied research and scholarship fostering creativity, interdisciplinary collaboration, community engagement and commitment to the highest level to professional ethics.  We thrive to provide an exceptional academic and research and innovation experience to students at baccalaureate through doctoral levels.

Our research enterprise focuses on basic, applied and translational research through four research clusters:


 

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Kaila Trawitzki

“I am now launching a medical device startup based on rehabilitative technology.”

Kaila Trawitzki
Class of 2018

Tinghan Zhao

“I am gaining an excellent research experience at NJIT that is preparing me for my goal, which is to be a general surgeon.”

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Kerri-Lee Chintersingh

““I’m interested in current challenges the energy community faces.”

Kerri-Lee Chintersingh
Class of 2019