“Over the last two decades, the majority of job creation in the United States has occurred in young, startup companies. In addition, innovation, and the real-world application of that innovation, is all around us. From breakthroughs in medicine and genetics to clean technologies, innovation is becoming a more critical part of all of the products and services available today.” Source: The Innovative and Entrepreneurial University: Higher Education, Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Focus.
Businesses and industry benefit greatly from university research and innovation both through patents and startups. The College of Chemistry is constantly looking for innovative ways to connect their faculty and student research to emerging industry interests. The College’s faculty are leaders in bringing new chemical technologies to market.
Learn about some of the cutting edge research being done by our amazing faculty and how they are changing the way innovation happens.