Learn about Marquette's Research Planning Workgroup

The Research Academic Planning Workgroup is committed to promoting excellence in research across disciplines at Marquette University.

Join the COVID-19 Research Initiative! 

Contribute ideas for research related to COVID-19 or join an already-formed research team.

Research Ramp-up Plan Approved

Learn more about Marquette's ramp-up plan for research on campus. 

Guidance on research continuity

Get regular updates on research guidance at Marquette during the pandemic.



Research and Innovation

The Office of Research and Innovation was created in January 2015 to advance the university’s strategic initiatives around research and innovation, including its goal to double research funding over the next five years, 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 COVID-19 Research Initiative the university-wide The Explorer Challenge, the 707 Hub powered by Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation Initiative, the Institute for Women's Leadership, research at the AHPRC, and Marquette’s presence at the Global Water Center.

News and Events

President’s Challenge for COVID-19 Response winners announced

President Michael R. Lovell announced three project winners for the President’s Challenge for COVID-19 Response, a grant program launched to address needs and opportunities in the Milwaukee community that have been created or magnified by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Learn more here.