UNC-Chapel Hill Centers and Institutes

Below is a list of official centers and institutes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, grouped by appointing unit.

Pan-University (Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost or Vice Chancellor for Research)

Center or InstituteCategoryURL
American Indian CenterPublic Servicehttp://americanindiancenter.unc.edu
Carolina Center for Public ServicePublic Servicehttp://www.unc.edu/cps
Carolina Population CenterResearchhttp://www.cpc.unc.edu
Carolina Women’s CenterPublic Servicehttp://womenscenter.unc.edu
Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services ResearchResearchhttp://www.shepscenter.unc.edu
Center for Developmental ScienceResearchhttp://www.cds.unc.edu
Center for Galapagos StudiesResearchhttp://galapagos.unc.edu
Center for Global InitiativesResearchhttp://cgi.unc.edu
Center for Health Promotion and Disease PreventionResearchhttp://www.hpdp.unc.edu
Frank Porter Graham Child Development InstituteResearchhttp://www.fpg.unc.edu
Global Research InstituteResearchhttp://gri.unc.edu
Injury Prevention Research CenterResearchhttp://www.iprc.unc.edu
Institute for the EnvironmentResearchhttp://www.ie.unc.edu
Institute of African-American ResearchResearchhttp://iaar.unc.edu
Institute of Marine SciencesResearchhttp://ims.unc.edu
Nutrition Research Institute, KannapolisResearchhttp://www.uncnri.org
Odum Institute for Research in Social ScienceInstructionalhttp://www.odum.unc.edu
Renaissance Computing InstituteResearchhttp://www.renci.org
Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and HistoryInstructionalhttp://stonecenter.unc.edu
UNC Center for Natural Hazards ResilienceResearchhttp://coastalhazardscenter.org
UNC Highway Safety Research CenterResearchhttp://www.hsrc.unc.edu
William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing EducationInstructionalhttp://www.fridaycenter.unc.edu

College of Arts and Sciences

Center or InstituteCategoryURL
African Studies CenterResearch, Title VIhttp://africa.unc.edu
Carolina Asia CenterResearch, Title VIhttp://www.carolinaasiacenter.unc.edu
Carolina Center for Jewish StudiesInstructionalhttp://jewishstudies.unc.edu
Carolina Center for the Study of the Middle East and Muslim CivilizationsResearchhttp://mideast.unc.edu
Center for European StudiesInstructional, Title VIhttp://europe.unc.edu
Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European StudiesResearch, Title VIhttp://cseees.unc.edu
Center for the Study of the American SouthResearchhttp://south.unc.edu
Center for Urban and Regional StudiesResearchhttp://curs.unc.edu
Institute for the Arts and HumanitiesInstructionalhttp://www.iah.unc.edu
Institute for the Study of the AmericasInstructional, Title VIhttp://isa.unc.edu
Parr Center for EthicsResearchhttp://parrcenter.unc.edu

Kenan-Flagler Business School

Center or InstituteCategoryURL
Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private EnterpriseResearchhttp://www.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/kenan-institute
Institute for Private CapitalResearchhttp://uncipc.org/

School of Law

Center or InstituteCategoryURL
Center for Banking and FinancePublic Service http://www.law.unc.edu/centers/banking
Center for Civil RightsPublic Servicehttp://www.law.unc.edu/centers/civilrights
Center for Climate, Energy, Environment, and Economics (CE3)Researchhttp://www.law.unc.edu/centers/ce3

 

School of Media and Journalism

Center or InstituteCategoryURL
Center for Media Law and PolicyInstructionalhttp://medialaw.unc.edu

School of Medicine

Center or InstituteCategoryURL
Biomedical Research Imaging CenterResearchhttp://bric.unc.edu
Bowles Center for Alcohol StudiesResearchhttp://www.med.unc.edu/alcohol
Carolina Institute for Developmental DisabilitiesResearchhttp://www.cidd.unc.edu
Center for Aging and HealthInstructionalhttp://www.med.unc.edu/aging
Center for Environmental Medicine, Asthma & Lung BiologyResearchhttp://www.med.unc.edu/cemalb
Center for Gastrointestinal Biology and DiseaseResearchhttp://www.med.unc.edu/cgibd
Center for Maternal and Infant HealthPublic Servicehttp://www.mombaby.org
Center for Women’s Health ResearchResearchhttp://www.cwhr.unc.edu
Cystic Fibrosis/Pulmonary Research and Treatment CenterResearchhttp://www.med.unc.edu/cfpulmcenter
Gene Therapy CenterResearchhttp://www.med.unc.edu/genetherapy
Institute for Global Health and Infectious DiseasesResearchhttp://globalhealth.unc.edu
Mcallister Heart InstituteResearchhttp://www.med.unc.edu/mhi
Neuroscience CenterResearchhttp://www.med.unc.edu/neuroscience
North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) InstituteResearchhttp://tracs.unc.edu
Thurston Arthritis Research CenterResearchhttp://tarc.med.unc.edu
UNC Kidney CenterPublic Servicehttp://www.unckidneycenter.org
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer CenterResearchhttp://unclineberger.org

Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Center or InstituteCategoryURL
Center for Integrative Chemical Biology and Drug DiscoveryResearchhttp://cicbdd.web.unc.edu
Center for Medication Optimization through Practice and PolicyResearchhttps://pharmacy.unc.edu/research/centers/cmopp
Center for Nanotechnology in Drug DeliveryResearchhttp://pharmacy.unc.edu/labs/cndd
Center for Pharmacogenomics and Individualized TherapyResearchhttps://pharmacy.unc.edu/research/centers/cpit

Gillings School of Global Public Health

Center or InstituteCategoryURL
Center for Environmental Health and SusceptibilityResearchhttp://www.sph.unc.edu/cehs
Collaborative Studies Coordinating CenterResearchhttp://www2.cscc.unc.edu/home
North Carolina Institute for Public HealthPublic Servicehttp://www.sph.unc.edu/nciph
Water Institute at UNCResearchhttp://waterinstitute.unc.edu

School of Social Work

Center or InstituteCategoryURL
Global Social Development InnovationsResearch https://gsdi.unc.edu
Jordan Institute for FamiliesPublic Servicehttp://ssw.unc.edu/jordan