30+

On-Campus Business Partners

$50 M

Research

203

Issued Patents

Our Mission

The Charlotte Research Institute serves as the single point of contact between the university, industry, and government to stimulate research and create jobs. We work with allies at the local, regional, and state level to help generate new economic development investments. We maximize partnerships, create research teams, and generate results.

Our Value Proposition

A partnership with UNC Charlotte gives your business a distinct advantage: seamless connections with a fast-growing tier-one research university. Connections such as a co-location on our campus and direct access to our students, faculty and our specialized equipment takes your R&D efforts to the next level.

 

Charlotte Research Institute Highlights