The Division of Research supports FAU faculty conducting research, forging innovations and advancing science and technology in all disciplines. It assists in enhancing and growing the research enterprise at the university. Units within the division identify grant and funding opportunities, manage proposals and awards, protect intellectual property rights, and highlight research achievements and more.

The division also promotes a number of entrepreneurial and economic development initiatives that give faculty, students and the community opportunities to launch start-ups, create jobs and reach for their dreams.

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FAU Study and New Tool Proves 'All Is Not Lost' to Dementia

A researcher in FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing has developed the first tool to accurately measure communication in couples affected by dementia.

May 11, 2017


Detecting and Treating Alzheimer's Disease at Home

FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing has received a grant to test a novel mechanism for early detection and treatment of Alzheimer's disease in the home setting in underserved communities.

May 1, 2017


FAU Engineering Students Win Business Plan Competition

A team of four engineering students took home the top prize at this year’s FAU Business Plan Competition with a system that helps prevent the theft of printed classified or proprietary documents.

April 27, 2017

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