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Centers, Institutes, and Research at Schools


One of New York University's strengths is its vast array of institutes and centers that are not only an important part of the academic setting of the University, but are also a vital part of its cultural setting. From leading international centers for research and education, to one of the most technologically advanced lecture halls and screening facilities in New York City, the varied institutes and centers at NYU serve as critical points of convergence for the University experience.

Alzheimer’s Disease Center
American Institute for Verdi Studies
Applied Mathematics Laboratory (AML)
Bluestone Center for Clinical Research
Brain Tumor Research Center
Brennan Center for Justice
C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics
Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center
Carr Center for Reproductive Justice
Center for AIDS Research
Center for Ancient Studies
Center for Applied Social Science Research
Center for Atmosphere Ocean Science
Center for Bioethics
Center for Brain Health
Center for Brain Imaging
Center for Cognitive Neurology
Center for Communication and Healing
Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics
Center for Data Science
Center for Dementia Research
Center for Developmental Genetics
Center for Drug Delivery Research (CDDR)
Center for Drug Use and HIV Research, at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing
Center for Experimental Social Sciences
Center for French Civilization and Culture
Center for Genomics and Systems Biology
Center for Global Economy and Business
Center for Health Information Preparedness
Center for Health and Human Rights
Center for Health, Identity, Behavior & Prevention Studies (CHIBPS)
Center for Human Rights and Global Justice
Center for Labor and Employment Law
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)
Center for Latino Health
Center for Law, Economics and Organization
Center for Media, Culture and History
Center for Plasma Edge Simulation
Center for Research in Crime and Justice
Center for Research on Culture, Development, and Education
Center for Research on Teaching and Learning
Center for Soft Matter Research
Center for Urban Science and Progress
Center for the Globalization of Education and Management
Center for the Study of Asian American Health
Center for the Study of Central Banks and Financial Institutions
Center for the Study of Human Origins
Center for the United States and the Cold War
Center on Law and Security
Center on Violence and Recovery
Center on the Administration of Criminal Law
Child and Family Policy Center
Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Consortium for Research and Evaluation of Advanced Technologies in Education
Courant Mathematics and Computing Laboratory (CMCL)
Development Research Institute
Division of Special Studies in Symptom Management
Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration
Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy
Frank J. Guarini Center on Environmental and Land Use Law
Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy
Games for Learning Institute
Global Research, at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing
Glucksman Institute for Research in Securities Markets
Goldstein-Goren Center for American Jewish History
Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies
Hartford Geriatric Nursing Initiative
Information Law Institute
Institute for Civil Infrastructure Systems
Institute for Education and Social Policy
Institute for International Law and Justice
Institute for Policy Integrity
Institute for Public Knowledge
Institute for Technology and Enterprise
Institute for the Study of Decision Making
Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
Institute of Fine Arts
Institute of French Studies
Institute of Human Development and Social Change
Interdisciplinary Cooperative Melanoma Group
Jean Monnet Center for International and Regional Economic Law & Justice
John A. Hartford Foundation Institute for Geriatric Nursing
John Brademas Center for the Study of Congress
Leon H. Charney Heart Rhythm Center
Lupus and Autoimmunity Research Program
Marron Institute of Urban Management
McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research
Medical Humanities
Medieval & Renaissance Study Center (MARC)
Metropolitan Center for Urban Education
Migration Policy Institute
Molecular Design Institute
Muriel and Virginia Pless Center for Nursing Research
Musculoskeletal Research Center
NY Institute for Philosophy
NYU Cancer Institute
NYU Cardiac and Vascular Institute
NYU Human Genetics Project
NYU Materials Research Science and Engineering Center
NYU NIEHS Center of Excellence
National Center on Philanthropy and the Law
Nelson Institute of Environmental Medicine
Organizational Performance Initiative
Pollack Center for Law & Business
Remarque Institute
Research Alliance for New York City Schools
Research Center for Leadership in Action
Research Center for Risk Engineering: under construction
Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management
Ruth Horowitz Center for Teacher Development
Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Salomon Center for the Study of Financial Institutions
Skirball Institute for Biomolecular Medicine
Sleep Disorder Center
Sloan-Swartz Center for Theoretical Visual Neuroscience
Spinal Cord Injury Center
Taub Center for Israeli Studies
Taub Urban Research Center
Tissue Bank
U.S.-Asia Law Institute
Urban Utility Center
Vincent C. Ross Institute of Accounting Research
Visual Learning Graphics Laboratory Group
William and Silvia Silberstein Institute for Aging and Dementia
Wireless Internet Center for Advanced Technology (WICAT)