Division of Innovation and Applied Research


Campus Locations:

  • Administration Building 301
  • 7400 York Road

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Vice President: Dyan Brasington

The Division of Innovation and Applied Research serves as a point of entry for businesses, non-profit organizations, government agencies, and community members interested in collaborating with the University. Formed in 2004, the Division includes a team of 70 expert researchers and technical staff members who, drawing upon their diverse strengths, experience, and unique approaches to problem-solving, create customized solutions that are focused on solving the critical issues facing Maryland's workforce and economy.

We focus on four primary areas:

  • Applied Research and Technical Services
  • Continuing Education and Workforce Development
  • Entrepreneurship
  • External Affairs and Partnerships