RESEARCH: OUR CENTERS + INSTITUTES
We believe today's greatest challenges are inherently complex and demand synthetic thinking and making. We cannot approach these issues independently or narrowly, and UVA School of Architecture defines its research agendas across traditional disciplinary boundaries. The School emphasizes diverse perspectives and collaborative action - addressing global and human health, community engagement, infrastructural networks, cultural preservation, race and social justice, ecological resilience and much more. Our research projects take many forms, but all are committed to optimistically, creatively, and responsibly engaging in the making and remaking of the world around us.
Each of our Research Centers + Institutes provide an interdisciplinary platform to investigate the most pressing issues of our time: