The NYU Abu Dhabi Research Institute promotes innovative research through the support of its cutting-edge centers led by renowned faculty.
From genomics and climate science to the humanities and Arabic literature, these projects benefit from our location in Abu Dhabi and contribute significantly to scholarship, scientific understanding, and artistic creativity. Research Institute centers are an integral part of the NYUAD research community and the greater community of Abu Dhabi, the UAE and the broader region.
|Arab Center for the Study of Art|
|Center for Astro, Particle, and Planetary Physics
|Center for Behavioral Institutional Design (C-BID)|
|Center for Cyber Security|
|Center for Genomics and Systems Biology|
|Center for Global Sea Level Change|
|Center for Interacting Urban Networks|
|Center for Prototype Climate Modeling|
|Center for Space Science|
|Center for Stability, Instability, and Turbulence|
|Global TIES for Children|
|Humanities Research Fellowship Program|
|Library of Arabic Literature|
|Neuroscience of Language Lab|
|Public Health Research Center|
|Water Research Center
Funding for Institute centers and labs has been provided in response to calls for proposals from NYU Abu Dhabi faculty that address the following criteria:
These projects will produce advanced research and scholarship while also providing opportunities for undergraduate research, foci for graduate research topics, and opportunities for integration with faculty members across the University.