Important updates on research continuity during the COVID-19 outbreak

Instructions for principal investigators who lead on-campus research teams and laboratories and for directors of on-campus research facilities.

New Graduate Research Cooperative Launched

Program embeds graduate students at Argonne, allows Argonne scientists to be primary research advisors for UChicago PhD students.

UChicago to collaborate with leading French research center

UChicago, CNRS launch a collaboration to grow opportunities across a range of scientific fields.

UChicago jumpstarts collaborations with national labs in AI, quantum

UChicago is seeding promising projects with Argonne and Fermilab in the emerging fields of AI and quantum science

Chicago Quantum Exchange partners with leading companies

Boeing, Applied Materials and others join new corporate partnership program to advance research and education

Creating Capacity

UChicago researchers and scholars transform the way we see the world. The Office of Research and National Laboratories provides comprehensive support, guidance and resources to help our researchers advance their work, including connections to world-leading researchers and facilities at Argonne National Laboratory, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, the Marine Biological Laboratory and the Giant Magellan Telescope project.


UChicago chemists race to decode RNA of new coronavirus

UChicago chemists race to decode RNA of new coronavirus

Understanding could boost effectiveness of future COVID-19 vaccine As scientists around the world race to decode the coronavirus that has caused more than 15,000 deaths in a matter of months, a group of University of Chicago chemists are focusing on understanding how...

Karen Kim Appointed Vice Provost for Research

Karen Kim Appointed Vice Provost for Research

Karen E. Kim, MD, Professor of Medicine in the Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, and Dean for Faculty Affairs for the Division of the Biological Sciences, has been appointed Vice Provost for Research, effective March 9. In this role, she will work...


REMOTE MEETING: The Evolution of Language


April 1, 2020
4 p.m.
Frederick L. Coolidge, PhD, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

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Future of the Human: A Conference on Genetic Medicine & Eugenics


April 30, 2020
International House, Assembly Hall
In light of new technologies like CRISPR, the seemingly infinite possibilities of altering the human genome have sparked debate in communities across the globe. Are we reaching new heights in genetic medicine, or are we promulgating eugenics?

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ALCF Computational Performance Workshop


May 5, 2020
Argonne National Laboratory
The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) is hosting a three-day virtual workshop designed to help researchers boost code performance and achieve computational readiness on ALCF supercomputers.
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National Laboratories

We manage one of the world’s most preeminent research networks. From historic experiments in nuclear energy, developmental biology, and particle physics to today’s challenges of renewable power, dark matter, and microbial ecology, these institutions have long been at the vanguard of discovery.

Laboratory Safety

Research safety is essential to the responsible conduct of scientific inquiry. Contact the Office of Research Safety for more resources on campus-wise research laboratory safety, user training and information.

UChicago CASE

Learn more about the University of Chicago’s Consortium for Advanced Science and Engineering.