The Office of Research provides leadership to the University of New England community in building research and scholarly activities by:

  • Providing support for faculty and staff to identify and pursue funding opportunities.
  • Ensuring that faculty and staff have all the tools necessary to be competitive.
  • Encouraging student participation in research.
  • Ensuring compliance in all research functions.


Annual R&S Expenditures
(FY 2006-FY2014)

External funding for UNE research and scholarship in FY2014 is projected at $14,106,399, a 211% increase over 2006. External funding for 2006-2014 will total $64,300,566.


Bar graph showing increase in external funding for U N E researches from 2006 to 2014

Research by the Numbers

  • 200+

    Number of undergraduate students who have given presentations at regional and national conferences during the last six years.

  • 41%

    Percentage of UNE seniors who have worked with faculty on research projects, compared with 23% at all colleges surveyed by the NSSE.

  • 146

    Number of UNE faculty and staff peer-reviewed publications in 2013 cited by the Scopus database. Represents a 274% increase over 2003.


Winter Skate
UNE and its partners have received an NOAA grant to study the discard mortality rate of the winter skate, pictured here, in the monkfish industry.

Monkfish fishery the focus of $1.8M NOAA award to UNE and research partners

A University of New England researcher and colleagues have been awarded a $1.8 million National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) grant to study incidental mortality...


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Flow Cytometry Workshop

Srinidi Mohan

College of Pharmacy, Hannaford Lecture Hall