Research

Through research, scholarship, and creative activity, the University of Southern Maine's faculty, staff, and students promote knowledge and creative solutions that benefit our economy, enhance our communities, and improve quality of life for all Maine citizens. Learn more about Research.

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MEIF @ USM

The goal of MEIF@USM is to strengthen USM’s research and workforce development capacities in strategic areas.
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Funded Research

At USM, our experienced research faculty and staff take pride in our collaborative partnering with organizations and communities throughout the nation.

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Faculty Scholarship & Creative Activity

Faculty at the University of Southern Maine are involved in significant scholarship and creative activity in many ways.
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Student Research

Students at USM have multiple opportunities to work closely with faculty and other students to go beyond the classroom to real world learning experiences.

Research Administration

Staff from the Office of the Research Director advance and encourage research at USM, serving as resource and support for research faculty, staff, and students.
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Community Engagement

Research is a vital way for faculty and students to bridge academic scholarship and learning with helping communities create real world solutions.

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Events

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Arctic Event: Lightning Workshop

8:00 AM, Woodbury Center, Portland Campus
Oct
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Arctic Event: Lightning Workshop

8:00 AM, Woodbury Center, Portland Campus
Oct
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Arctic Event: Lightning Workshop

8:00 AM, Woodbury Center, Portland Campus
Oct
17
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Harnessing Networks to Create Value

5:00 PM, University Events room, 7th floor, Glickman Family Library, 314 Forest Ave, Portland
Oct
26
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Leadership, Exploration, and Survival: A Blueprint for Thriving in Our Changing World

5:00 PM, USM Hannaford Hall, Abromson Center, 88 Bedford St., Portland