Research, Centers & Institutes
At Rutgers University in Newark, we have a variety of centers and institutes, as well as academic departments, that help create new knowledge in a broad range of academic disciplines, provide top-quality education to our students, and share academic and intellectual resources with the citizens of New Jersey and beyond.
Learn about our research centers and institutes in:
Visit the Rutgers Business School website for a complete list of all RBS institutes and research centers.
The latest selection of research news from Rutgers University in Newark
Scholars are seeking knowledge to better society, structures and policies.
From Information technology to Parkinson’s disease, RU-N researchers are seeking answers.
Research as diverse as it is vital to RU-N’s missions of service, teaching and creating knowledge.
Scientists at Rutgers conduct path-breaking research in every area of neuroscience research discovery.
At a research university, you learn from great professors who are pushing and prodding the boundaries of human knowledge every day.
Joined Rutgers: 1946
Campus Size: 38 acres, 33 buildings
Chancellor: Nancy Cantor
Provost: Todd Clear
Undergraduate Majors: 40+
Graduate Programs: 50+ (JD, MA, MBA, MFA, MPA, MS, Ph.D.)
Athletics: 14 NCAA Division III women and men's teams
Enrollment (fall 2013)
Full-time Faculty: 585
Faculty with Terminal Degrees: 99%
Full-time Staff: 770
Male/Female Ratio: 50:50
Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1
Nations Represented: 100+
On-campus Residents: 1,280
Basic Type: Research Universities (high research activity)
Special Classification: Community Engagement