Funding Priority

Innovation and Impact

The Culture of Innovation builds on a collaborative culture already strong among the faculty, particularly in areas such as applied physical sciences, computational sciences and biomedical engineering. Four priorities will keep us at the forefront of every research horizon and focused on impact in everything we do. They span many disciplines, and funding them will ensure we tackle the world’s biggest problems from many angles.

Campaign Funding Priorities

Innovation and Impact Funding Priorities

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Research

The Ecologist of Infectious Diseases

Looking at the riskiest factors of COVID-19 transmission

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Deepening Our Understanding

Using next generation sequencing to better understand COVID-19

Research

Accelerating COVID-19 Research

A new fund will provide immediate support to Carolina’s COVID-19 research teams.

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Selfless Science

UNC and NASA collaborate to study COVID-19

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Public Policy to Save Lives

“Until we come up with a vaccine … policies will determine what happens.”

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What They’re Trained For

Speeding the development of emergency ventilators.