Faculty: Where Groundbreaking Meets Life-Changing

Carolina has been at the forefront of research and discovery for centuries in large part because of our world-class faculty. We bring the best of the best to Chapel Hill and cultivate a collaborative, interdisciplinary and supportive environment conducive to creating new knowledge and discovering life-changing solutions.

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    Success: not just for one, but for all

    Carolina isn’t just about individual success, it’s about success for everyone. In this video, students and faculty share their passions and challenge each of us to find ours.

    Student Support

    Where Disciplines Connect,
    Leaders Emerge

    “In my opinion, Carolina’s PPE program is among the nation’s best because not only do we bring together some of the world’s authorities in each discipline to move scholarship forward, we create an environment for students to thrive and then support them in defining their career paths through internships, assistantships and fellowships.”


    Knowing No Borders

    “If I can give the world another 10 or 20 years worth of Veatrice Harris, that makes me feel pretty good.”

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    More To Life

    "I don’t know what I just did, but I want to figure out a way to do it for the rest of my life."


    Rethinking Nutrition Education For Doctors

    One in four medical school students receive clinical nutrition training...

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    Faculty Excellence Challenge

    “I have been fortunate in my life and career to have incredible teachers, mentors and leaders who invested their time and energy in my success, not just in the business world, but in every facet of my life.”