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Core Facilities Open House Tours

UNC Campus 1001 Bondurant Hall, Chapel Hill

Want more information about core facilities at UNC? Want in-person tours of specific core facilities to meet and interact with core directors and staff? Do you have a specific project for which core facility services are needed? Core facilities serve … Read more

University Research Week: A Climate of Change at Carolina

This year’s University Research Week events will highlight exceptional achievements of Carolina researchers and the benefits and impact that research has across our many disciplines addressing changing climates. Featured events and keynotes speakers will be announced in the coming weeks. … Read more

2023 Art in Science Competition Winners

Bondurant Hall, Ground Floor Lobby 321 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill

Scientists in the UNC School of Medicine (SOM) truly embody the UNC Health tagline- “Scientists of Discovery, Artists of Innovation”. In celebration of 2023 University Research Week, the SOM solicited innovative scientific images that showcase the outstanding biomedical research in … Read more

Orthopaedic Research Showcase

Carolina Pointe II Clinic 6011 Farrington Road, Chapel Hill

This event will feature details regarding all of the ongoing research studies and clinical trials in the Department of Orthopaedic that are actively recruiting patients. We will have a stand-alone table on the second floor of the Carolina Pointe II … Read more

2023 Water & Health Conference

Friday Center 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill

The annual UNC Water and Health Conference reflects Water Institute's commitment to improving public health by achieving universal access to safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene (WaSH) services that are safe, affordable and sustainable. The conference provides a curated space … Read more

Renewable Energy Research Symposium

Morehead Planetarium 250 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill

To achieve a more sustainable planet, radical efforts are needed to provide alternative energy sources to address increasing global energy consumption. A future that includes and relies on renewable energy is a multi-faceted endeavor, and researchers at Carolina are tackling … Read more

Measuring Water from Space

Morehead Planetarium 250 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill

A new NASA satellite called SWOT is recording the first global survey of Earth’s water cycle with unprecedented accuracy — and UNC-Chapel Hill hydrologist Tamlin Pavelsky is verifying its data from North Carolina to New Zealand. Pavelsky and his research … Read more

Introduction to PubMed


This class will cover the basics of literature searching utilizing the new PubMed interface. This class is intended for students, faculty, or staff unfamiliar with PubMed’s redesigned interface or those new to literature searching. Participants will learn to navigate the … Read more

Lunch & Learn: Flooding and Our Future


Presented by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, the Lunch & Learn series brings together Carolina researchers to share their work addressing and mitigating the impact of climate change in North Carolina. Each session will feature a distinct … Read more

School of Medicine Innovation Roundtable

Marsico Hall Room 2004

Network with School of Medicine faculty entrepreneurs to learn more about commercializing your research or starting a company. Participants Rahima Benhabbour, PhD, Msc Assoc. Professor, BME Founder, AnelleO Matthew Hirsch, PhD Assoc. Professor, Ophthalmology Founder, Bedrock, RainBio Chad Pecot, MD … Read more

The Many Roles of Health Equity Research Staff: Perspectives and Experiences

MacNider Hall, Room 328 333 S Columbia St, Chapel Hill

This panel will highlight research staff from various projects based within the UNC Center for Health Equity Research. Panelists will discuss their perspectives on health equity and community-engaged research, drawing on their experience and lessons learned in supporting such work. … Read more

Psych & Neuro Fest Session 1


“Psych & Neuro Fest" will include 5 online, synchronous sessions that will allow you to learn more about Psychology and Neuroscience-related research across campus. You can register to be added to the Canvas Site where you can access the full … Read more

AHRQ NRSA Seminar: How to move from problems highlighted by indices to impactful interventions

The Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research Building, Conference Room 2002 725 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality-funded T32 training program house at the Sheps Center holds a weekly seminar during the semester that is open to the campus community. Fellows present their works in progress for feedback as well as … Read more

OFF THE MAP: Documenting Research at the Edge of the Earth

Gardner Hall, Room 105 141 South Road, Chapel Hill

When Marley Parker graduated from the UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media in 2010, she had no idea her career would involve documenting scientific endeavors in some of the most remote places on the planet. After spending five years … Read more

Getting Started in Undergraduate Research

Graham Memorial Hall, Room 039 218 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill

Learn how to enter the research community at UNC. Discover research opportunity resources, learn how to identify faculty mentors to work with, and see how the Office for Undergraduate Research can support your research efforts. The workshop will include a … Read more

Campus Green Roofs: Islands in the Sky

Global Fedex Center, room 4003 301 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill

If you’ve ever walked across Rams Head Plaza, you’ve walked across a green roof. Green roofs, or vegetated roof systems, consist of membranes, soils, and plantings that are installed on top of buildings, typically designed to optimize energy conservation. While … Read more