The University of Houston is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research institution. The University of Houston is pursuing an aggressive agenda to enhance and sustain its status as a premier research university. To that end, the Division of Research is enhancing research infrastructure, improving awards management, creating new intellectual property, and enhancing its capacity to secure additional funding.

Research Centers and Institutes

There are over 25 centers and institutes across UH that conduct research, as described and evaluated by the Research and Scholarship Committee.

Core Facilities

The Office of Research Core Facilities works to leverage equipment, resources and highly qualified staff that are accessible by a broad group of researchers within and outside of UH.