Centers and Institutes

Physical and Life Sciences
Antimicrobial Discovery Center
Director: Kim Lewis, University Distinguished Professor The mission of the Center is to translate basic science discoveries into novel antimicrobial…
Barnett Institute of Chemical and Biological Analysis
Director: Michael Pollastri, Interim Director An internationally recognized center for advanced interdisciplinary research and training in analytical chemistry and biotechnology,…
Center for Complex Network Research (CCNR)
Director: Albert-László Barabási, Distinguished Professor, Physics, College of Arts & Sciences The Center for Complex Network Research (CCNR), directed by…
Center for Drug Discovery
Director: Alexandros Makriyannis, George D. Behrakis Endowed Chair in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology Buoyed by nearly $10 million in established grants, the…
Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Complex Systems (CIRCS)
Director: Alain Karma, Professor of Physics Working on both complex biological and material science problems, CIRCS’s research includes designing computer…
Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Nanomedicine
Director: Vladmir P. Torchilin, Distinguished Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences The Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Nanomedicine is a recently organized…
Marine Science Center (MSC)
Director: Geoffrey Trussell An internationally recognized research institution that focuses on nearshore coastal marine environments. Research at the center focuses…
New England Inflammation and Tissue Protection Institute
Director: Michail Sitkovsky, Eleanor Black Chair in Immunophysiology and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology This institute focuses on the role of tissue inflammation…