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From the Vice Chancellor for Research

Welcome to the wide world of research at UC San Diego. As you'll see from the diverse array of organizations and functions we oversee or support, the Office of Research Affairs plays a key role in the university's billion-dollar research enterprise.

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News From Research Affairs

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US-Japan Workshop on Engineering in Medicine and Biology

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UC San Diego Welcomes Nobel Prize Winner Michael W. Young to Campus

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UC San Diego Ignites Southern California’s Entrepreneurs and Innovators at Third Annual Conference

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Center for Energy Research

We strive to build an internationally recognized center of excellence by fostering interdisciplinary research, positioning UC San Diego as a leading institution in energy studies, and creating educational programs in energy technologies.

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Innovation & Commercialization

Our mission is to accelerate the commercialization of UC San Diego innovations and contribute to a sustainable society by empowering a diverse entrepreneurial culture on campus and strengthening a dynamic innovation ecosystem.

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The Campaign for UC San Diego

In the future, our most powerful drugs could be harvested from the oceans’ darkest depths. Cars could run on algae, making reliance on fossil fuels a thing of the past. Harmful social practices could be stopped, and the effects of traumatic brain injury could cease to be so devastating. Your support helps us work toward this future.

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