Distinguished scholars, researchers and artists who are widely recognized in their field for excellence and mentorship:
Creativity is at the heart of great research, and it powers our family of visionary innovators. At UNT, reimagine a more meaningful world through industry-changing interdisciplinary research projects. Join our faculty in developing new autonomous mobility systems through the the Center for Integrated Intelligent Mobility Systems to engineering crops that could help solve the climate crisis through the BioDiscovery Institute.
Center for Racial and Ethnic Equity in Health and Society
A unique interdisciplinary effort to increase the quality of life for all Texans by narrowing longstanding racial and ethnic gaps in health care
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
Murphy Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
UNT’s new sustainable business platform and startup incubator, connecting entrepreneurial ventures with industry leaders and corporate partners
Making HEALTH INFORMATION accessible to MINORITY LANGUAGE GROUPS
»Interdisciplinary partners: Linguistics and English as a Second Language; Journalism
Examining the connections between MENTAL HEALTH and the wellbeing of COLLEGIATE ATHLETES
»Interdisciplinary partners: Kinesiology; Counseling Psychology; Educational Psychology
Combining ARTS AND SCIENCE to create sculptures depicting the power of plant science for the BioDiscovery Institute
»Interdisciplinary partners: Biology; Studio Art
D.M.A. student, Harp Performance
As a doctoral candidate in UNT’s renowned Music Arts program and the principal harpist in the Arkansas Symphony, Alisa’s talents have been recognized by the Israel International Harp Competition, CNN and The Washington Post. Her research in the Suzuki method and other memorization techniques promotes making musical training more accessible to children.
Ph.D. student, Computer Science and Engineering
Biomedical AI Lab Manager
Thasina uses machine learning to improve health outcomes and reduce treatment costs for individuals with transfemoral amputations who use a micro-processor-controlled knee.
Ph.D. student, History
The inaugural recipient of the Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and Culinary Arts Fellowship, he's exploring the unique relationships people have with food, specifically those who identify as queer and Chicanx/Latinx.
A world-class lab space at Discovery Park, and home to one of the fastest-growing programs at UNT, including graduate degrees in Biomedical Engineering
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.