January 16, 2015
The Institute for Advanced Study is a lively intellectual community that fosters faculty research and creative activity across academic disciplines. We offer independent research support to faculty members, structural and funding support for interdisciplinary collaboration, and a host of other programs and opportunities for faculty, students, and staff.
January 16, 2015

The Center for Cognitive Sciences, designated as a University-wide center, receives strong support from across the University and its constituent colleges. Currently, the Center draws faculty and students from 16 departments and programs across eight colleges.

January 16, 2015

The University of Minnesota's Institute on the Environment (IonE) is dedicated to discovering solutions to the earth's most pressing environmental problems through cutting-edge research, world-class leadership development and innovative collaboration.

January 16, 2015
Since 2000, the University of Minnesota’s Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment & the Life Sciences has conductedoriginal research, served students and faculty, and advanced public dialogue and understanding  on emerging issues at the i
January 16, 2015

The Minnesota Population Center (MPC) is a University-wide interdisciplinary cooperative for demographic research. MPC fosters connections among population researchers across disciplines and opens new opportunities for large-scale collaborative externally funded research projects.

January 16, 2015

The Institute for Translational Neuroscience (ITN) was formed in 2007 out of a Presidential initiative to promote, across the University, the transfer of discoveries in the basic neurosciences to the clinics. ITN is not a bricks-and-mortar entity but an umbrella organization that is scientifically organized around five founding centers/institutes.

February 13, 2018

The University of Minnesota Informatics Institute (UMII) responds to the needs of the university community, and is shaped by the university community in partnership with public and private entities. UMII serves as the link to connect the research community to the services related to managing data across the data life cycle.