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Research

Seeking Knowledge, Seeking Solutions

Our researchers are making discoveries that have the potential to increase knowledge about our world and lead to benefits to society.

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Find Your Opportunity

Research is an essential endeavor at Princeton University. Our faculty members are leaders in their fields and offer opportunities for training and mentorship across the disciplines. Our graduate students and undergraduates interact with the faculty daily. These collaborations pay off in new knowledge and applications in "the service of humanity." Would you like to join our journey of discovery?

 

 

Interdisciplinary Approach

Princeton researchers collaborate across academic fields and across the globe. The campus is home to numerous interdisciplinary research collaborations and centers.

 

 

External Partnerships

Princeton faculty members collaborate with colleagues throughout the world to carry out important, cutting-edge research and scholarship.

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Collaboration Is Key

It is through collaborations that Princeton's faculty transform laboratory research into real-world projects that can make a difference to society.

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Facilities and Labs

From high-performance computing to electron microscopy, the University provides researchers with access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.