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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.

Current Initiatives

UCI’s Precision Health through Artificial Intelligence Initiative aims to improve health and individualize care by harnessing innovative data driven technologies, including AI.

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UCI Infectious Disease Science Initiative aims to position UCI as a global leader in research and education in infectious disease dynamics by fueling the development of new knowledge and insights into the dynamics of infectious diseases and drug resistance.

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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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The initiative will advance our knowledge through enabling state-of-the-art collaborative research, developing the next generation of leading neuroscientists and creating an innovative digital hub for resource sharing and interactions.

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Prior Initiatives