Participating Departments and Colleges
(in alphabetical order)
- A. James Clark School of Engineering
In the A. James Clark School of Engineering, we work together in eight academic departments, three research institutes, an array of innovative cross-disciplinary programs, major corporate and government labs, nationwide alumni chapters and our sterling Board of Visitors.
- Brain and Behavior Initiative
The Brain and Behaviror Initiative (BBI) at the University of Maryland (UMD) aims to revolutionize the interface between engineers and neuroscientists by generating novel tools and approaches to understand complex behaviors produced by the human brain.
- Center for Advanced Study of Language
The Center for Advanced Study of Language (CASL) is the first and only national resource dedicated to addressing the language needs of the Intelligence Community (IC).
- College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Maryland is one of the leading programs emphasizing the impact and relationship of the urban environment on agriculture and our natural resources.
- College of Arts and Humanities
The College of Arts and Humanities is deeply engaged with the vibrant cultural life of the nation’s capital and of the state of Maryland and works to create and disseminate knowledge of human experience, thought, expression, and creativity to advance human welfare in all of its dimensions.
- College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
In the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, our mission is to provide a stimulating environment where faculty and students can explore the human condition through the tools of research, teaching and service.
- College of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences
In the College of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences, the search for new knowledge is one of the most challenging activities of humankind. We search for an understanding of the world around us, and this inevitably leads to remarkable progress in how we live. Discovery drives us, and today this requires a rapidly growing interplay between all the scientific disciplines.
- College of Education
The College of Education is a dynamic, thriving enterprise that cultivates a vibrant synergy between research and practice. The College’s outstanding faculty and 20 collaborative research centers and institutes are striving to improve education practices in classrooms from kindergarten through college by exploring the intricacies of human development across the lifespan.
- Neuroscience and Cognitive Science (NACS) Program
The Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Program at the University of Maryland offers research and training opportunities in neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience and computational neuroscience with internationally-renowned faculty who interact among three campuses: in Baltimore City, at Baltimore County and at College Park.
- School of Public Health
The research conducted by our School of Public Health faculty embodies these key factors and is directed toward identifying and developing solutions to health problems, promoting optimum health and providing the evidence necessary for policy development and assurance activities.