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Academic Initiatives

Coordinated through the Office of Academic Planning, the Academic Initiatives program provides funding to interdisciplinary faculty teams addressing the world’s grand challenges. Funding may be used for specialized administrative support, research partnerships, workshops or conferences, collaboration with academic units on new graduate concentrations or emphases and undergraduate minors, coordination of grant applications, outreach and community engagement.


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Current Initiatives

UCI Digital Health

UCI Digital Health Initiative is making strides toward precision healthcare through directed artificial intelligence (AI). The initiative aims to advance healthcare from traditional one-size fits all medical solutions to targeted treatments, combined with more specific diagnoses, that result in personalized therapies for patients.

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UCI Education Research

The UCI Education Research Initiative is a multidisciplinary community of people who care about improving the educational experiences of our students, particularly underrepresented minorities, first-generation, and low income students.

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