Our research

Wayne State University is one of the nation's pre-eminent public research universities in an urban setting. Through its multidisciplinary approach to research and education, and its ongoing collaboration with government, industry and other institutions, the university seeks to enhance economic growth and improve the quality of life in the city of Detroit, state of Michigan and throughout the world.

As you view this section of our website, you will find information about our research centers and institutes, our research strengths, our research cores and facilities, and research in each of our schools and colleges. Wayne State has a lot going on in the research arena, and we are proud of the efforts of our faculty and research staff that is helping our research enterprise to grow!