It is an exciting time at the University of Maryland, as our $560M research enterprise continues to fuel innovation, build new partnerships and collaborations, and spur economic development across our region.
The University of Maryland, College Park plays a leadership role as one of the nation’s top public research universities and a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and the Big Ten Academic Alliance. Our strategic partnership with the University of Maryland, Baltimore has strengthened both campuses and transformed our collaborative relationship into a research powerhouse.
With a $3.4 billion annual impact, the University of Maryland is one of the state’s most important assets, providing research-based solutions for Maryland citizens, creating new companies based upon university innovations, and helping the Maryland Small Business sector grow. Our 128-acre University of Maryland Research Park has given the university the ability to attract new research activities and businesses to the state. Our alumni community has given the world a variety of innovations and companies, including Google, Sirius XM Satellite Radio, Under Armour, Oculus, and many others.
I invite you to explore the faculty, staff, students, and resources of the University of Maryland’s Division of Research.
Our annual report and other data are located at: http://research.umd.edu/news/annual-report
Amitabh Varshney, Ph.D.
Interim Vice President for Research