Innovation: Inspiring Ideas, Creating Solutions, Making Tomorrow

Building bridges that bring people from different disciplines together to lend their expertise to different sides of problem-solving, inspiring a community to imagine, design and create.

    Innovation Funding Priorities

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    Research

    A Convergent Code

    Faculty members are converging around the field of epigenetics to treat genetic diseases.

    Global Impact

    Trailblazers in Pandemic Preparedness

    New universal coronavirus vaccine could prevent future pandemics.

    Rahima Benhabbour holds up a medical device.
    Research

    Where 3D Printing Meets Women’s Health

    New medical devices benefit marginalized women around the globe.

    Patients walk into the University of Zambia School of Medicine Teaching Hospital in Lusaka, Zambia.
    Global Impact

    A new device for saving lives

    UNC-Chapel Hill and University of Zambia researchers are tackling global maternal and child health issues while providing quality services to women and children in Zambia.

    Windmills in India
    Global Impact

    Global Business Collaboration

    Students design investment strategies to address climate change in India

    Entrepreneurial faculty members
    Faculty Support

    Where Faculty Startups Start Out

    New space on campus will provide faculty with a collaborative place to grow their companies