2020/21 Research Clusters

Our Clusters of Research Excellence are interdisciplinary networks of researchers focused on solving key challenges facing society. The Eminence Program funds each cluster for three years.

Aging in Place

Optimizing active and healthy aging at home.

Airborne Disease Transmission

Breaking the chain of airborne disease transmission in healthcare facilities.

Watershed Ecosystems

Advancing watershed science to connect water functions and values.

Funding Renewals for 2020/21

Exosome Isolation

Creating a novel exosome isolation platform for early disease diagnosis