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A National Research University
Serving New Jersey


A Carnegie-classified national doctoral research institution, Rowan University focuses on applied research, solving real-world problems that affect everyone. We partner on research and development with business and industry, government and nonprofits. Our undergraduate and graduate students are essential to this work, often presenting at national conferences, sharing credits in professional publications and winning regional and national awards. 

Research That Makes A Difference

Rowan focuses on applied research that solves real-world problems. It pairs student-faculty teams with businesses that need help with R&D and it supports initiatives that lead from the lab, to patents, to the commercialization of products that make a difference in people’s lives.

40 million in annual sponosted research and grants
6 research centers and institutes
27 South Jersey Technology Park tenant companies

Meet Our Researchers

We're passionate about our work. Here's a look at who we are and what we do. Read more.

Faculty Research at Rowan

We break new ground and breach barriers. Explore our faculty’s publications and research interests using Rowan Digital Works, a service of Rowan University Libraries.  

Research News