Research and Innovation

The Office of Research and Innovation works to advance the university’s strategic initiatives around research and innovation and to provide an infrastructure that supports idea generation, entrepreneurship, and commercialization across campus. The office oversees a variety of functional areas, including research compliance and sponsored programs, and several key initiatives, such as Marquette's NSF-funded ADVANCE initiative, The Explorer Challenge, the 707 Hub powered by Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation Initiative, the Institute for Women's Leadership, the Athletic and Human Performance Research Center.


Current Announcements

Distinguished Scholars Reception 2023

This event recognizing faculty for outstanding achievement in scholarship was held on: Tuesday, April 4, 2023
Pre-reception from 2:30 – 3:00 p.m. 

Program began at 3:15 p.m., reception followed

Alumni Memorial Union- Monaghan Ballroom (Third Floor)

Awards to be presented:
Lawrence G. Haggerty Award for Research Excellence
Way Klingler Fellowship Awards
Way Klingler Early Career Awards
Participating Faculty Research Award
Way Klingler Sabbatical Fellowship Award
Sabbatical Fellowship Award

Learn more about previous Distinguished Scholars awards here.

The President's and Chancellor’s Challenge: A Crosstown Collaboration to Address Poverty between Marquette University and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 

The President’s and Chancellor’s Challenge provides funding for innovative, interdisciplinary, collaborative work that addresses critical issues and opportunities facing the City of Milwaukee. 

Learn more about previous winners here.


Research News

Faculty honored at Distinguished Scholars Program

Twelve faculty members were honored Tuesday at the Distinguished Scholars Program, which recognizes faculty for outstanding achievement in research and scholarship.