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-FY 2014)
External funding for research and scholarship at UNE has grown by more than 200% in the past eight years, bringing external funding from 2006 to 2014 to more than $64.3 million.
Research by the Numbers
Number of undergraduate students who have given presentations at regional and national conferences during the last six years.
Percentage of UNE seniors who have worked with faculty on research projects, compared with 23% at all colleges surveyed by the NSSE.
Number of UNE faculty and staff peer-reviewed publications in 2013 cited by the Scopus database. Represents a 274% increase over 2003.
Team of undergrad and COM students win poster competition at the Maine Osteopathic Association's Midwinter Symposium
A team of four UNE students, comprised of two undergraduates and two College of Osteopathic Medicine (COM) students, participated in a student Research and Scholarship...
Lara Carlson, Ph.D., FACSM, CSCS, associate professor in the Westbrook College of Health Professions, appeared on a WGME 13 segment highlighting her innovative research about...
On February 20, 2015, WCSH (Channel 6) aired a news segment on the research of Meghan May, Ph.D., assistant professor of microbiology, on a new...
Seminar Brain Awareness Week
Dr. Frank Willard
Themed Event Brain Awareness Week
Seminar Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences Seminar Series
James Coffman, Ph.D.,