Ours is a world of deadly diseases and climate crises, violent strife and widespread hunger. Ours is also a world of genomic breakthroughs, nanotechnology advances, and digital revolutions. At a time of global challenges and possibilities that touch our state and communities, we aim to harness our breadth, depth, location, and mission to carry out a new ten-year vision—
The University of Minnesota will be preeminent in solving the grand challenges of our diverse and changing world.
U of M scientists are collecting the last remaining samples of an ancient grain whose genetic traits may help us feed the world.
Professors Receive McKnight Land Grant Awards
Eight U faculty members have been named McKnight Land-Grant Professors. The program advances the careers of new assistant professors at a crucial point in their professional lives with a research grant of $25,000 in each of the two years of the award.
Reducing Barriers to International Research
The U's Global Operations brings together experts and resources in the areas of tax, purchasing, legal, human resources, and compliance. Together, they provide free, personalized, no-fault support that can help mitigate potential risks and reduce project costs.