Distinguished scholars, researchers and artists who are widely recognized in their field for excellence and mentorship:
Join our family of award-winning innovators. At UNT, you’ll have access to top resources, facilities and industry-changing interdisciplinary research. From developing powerful educational technology through the NetDragon Digital Research Centre to engineering crops that treat neurological disorders through the BioDiscovery Institute, your opportunities to change the world are limitless.
Center for Play Therapy
The largest play therapy training program in the world, attracting graduate students from all 50 states as well as Canada, Mexico, China and other countries
Castleberry Peace Institute
The only peace science regional institute in the southern U.S.
Murphy Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
UNT’s new sustainable business platform and startup incubator, connecting entrepreneurial ventures with industry leaders and corporate partners
Studying AIR POLLUTANT EFFECTS on cardiovascular disease and obesity
» Biochemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Kinesiology
Using BIG DATA ANALYSIS and logistics research to support a sustainable global economy
» Marketing, Logistics and Operations Management, Computer Science and Engineering
Combining ARTS AND SCIENCE by photographing bird feathers to measure biomonitors
» Geography, Photography, Biology
Christopher Haney, M.S. student, Engineering Technology
As a researcher in UNT’s Center for Agile and Adaptive Additive Manufacturing, he was chosen for a new study abroad experience in 3D printing and zero waste manufacturing methods in which he’s exploring biomimetic walking surfaces that reduce risk of injury and improve safety .
Shanshan Ma, Ph.D. student, Learning Technologies
One of six finalists in the Ed Tech Ascend competition sponsored by the U . S .-China Smart Education Conference in 2019, she’s creating an app that will develop critical thinking skills in school-aged children
José Torres-Ramos, Ph.D. student, Ethnomusicology
Winner of the prestigious Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship, he’s researching mariachi and masculinity in performance in Mexico .
Certified LEED Gold for sustainability and home to the Jim McNatt Institute for Logistics Research and the Complex Logistics Systems Laboratory, among others
Newly established with $10 million in funding from the Texas Legislature, and part of one of the nation's most advanced university research facilities for materials processing and additive manufacturing
The graduate school and individual departments offer thousands of options to teach or complete research with faculty members.