Division of Research
The Division of Research is committed to a truly comprehensive university where students, researchers, and inventors bring scholarship and innovation to bear for the benefit of the community, the state, and the nation.
Getting Started: Navigating the Research Life Cycle
Division Centers, Institutes, and Facilities
The Division’s research centers and institutes bring together scholars and scientists—often from different disciplines—to tackle major research challenges.
Enhances excellence in research and teaching at Texas A&M through high quality animal care at an affordable cost to the faculty
A catalyst to enrich the intellectual climate and educational experiences at Texas A&M
Computing resources for cutting edge, collaborative, and transformative research
Responsible for overseeing the science operations of the riserless drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution, archiving the scientific data and samples and logs that are collected, and producing and disseminating program publications.
Image Credit: IODP, Texas A&M University, William Crawford
Technologies in microscopy and related imaging for the life and physical sciences
New approaches for multi-disciplinary energy research, education, and external partnerships
Assists in engagement and coordination of information security and cyber defense programs
New approaches to data science research, education, operations, and partnerships
Delivers critical research on disaster risk reduction, support state agencies with data analytics and decision-making tools, and generate evidence-based solutions that help Texas communities become more resilient.
Unites genome scientists with researchers who study the social, economic, and ethical consequences and impacts of genomics technology
Strengthens interdisciplinary and collaborative research, enhances scholarship and research funding, promotes national visibility, promotes postdoctoral and graduate training, and offers unique undergraduate training opportunities
The Texas Sea Grant College Program supports research, extension, outreach, and education programs that benefit the citizens, businesses, and communities of the state. Its scientific research has made demonstrable differences in the lives of Texans and the world at large.
University Centers, Institutes, and Facilities
Brings together scholars and scientists—often from different disciplines—to tackle major research challenges.
By the Numbers
in the nation in National Science Foundation (NSF) funding
(NSF HERD Report FY2022)
billion in research expenditures (FY2021)
top public schools in the nation
(US News and World Report, 2022)
1 of 24
to hold the designation as both land—, sea—, and space-grant university and Association of American Universities member