Research


Research
Like a Fingerprint
Critical research investments spark the invention of a diagnostic microchip with great potential.
Research
A Sense of Belonging
From Darden to Airbnb and back again, Melissa Thomas-Hunt creates connections that bring people together.
Research
University Breaks Ground for Cutting-Edge Data Science School
University officials began a new era on Thursday with the groundbreaking for the School of Data Science, the first of several new buildings planned for the Ivy Road entrance corridor.
Research
Expertise & A Gentle Nature
Joanne Walsh’s positive experience at UVA Cancer Center inspired her to fund future research on brain cancer.
Research
The Last Frontier
Lawn Society members Sandra Stern (Ed ’85) and her husband, Evan, are also longtime supporters of the School of Education and Human Development. With Evan battling Parkinson’s-related dementia, the Sterns felt they had to act. So they created the Stern Bicentennial Professorship in Education and Neuroscience to leverage the School of Education and Human Development's existing strengths with the increasing prominence of pan-University efforts in neuroscience research.
Research
Ivy Foundation Commits $2 Million For COVID-19 Translational Research Fund
The Charlottesville-based Ivy Foundation has committed $2 million to accelerate biomedical research focused on COVID-19 at the University of Virginia.