With access to the latest technology, opportunities to collaborate across diverse
areas of focus and the full support of the university, our researchers are making
a big impact on South Carolina and beyond.
Our research faculty are deeply involved with our students' education. They regularly
take on new students in their labs and mentor them as they complete their degrees.
We encourage our students to explore different labs to get a complete understanding
of all the opportunities available to them. In our research-focused programs, our
students will select a faculty research mentor after completing rotations in several
Both our students and faculty regularly win grants from government agencies and the
private sector. The university also helps supplement research funding through internal grant opportunities.