Research

Research at the intersection of health, disability and rehabilitation

The UIC College of Applied Health Sciences is consistently ranked among the top 10 nationwide in research funding for colleges of allied health.

AHS researchers are awarded grants from a variety of federal and state agencies and foundations. Their research includes laboratory-based studies, community-based projects and scholarship in the humanities.

Fiscal year 2020 by the numbers

Stats and Facts

116
grants awarded to AHS faculty as primary principal investigators
$386,613
in sponsored program expenditures per tenured-track faculty (FTE)
$11,598,409
total sponsored program expenditures

Sponsored program expenditures (per fiscal year)

  • 2020
    74%
    12%
    14%
  • 2019
    73%
    12%
    15%
  • 2018
    75%
    12%
    12%

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AHS Office of Research

From brainstorming ideas to preparing mountains of forms, the AHS Office of Research staff is dedicated to supporting our researchers. We let you focus on scientific development while we manage the review and submission of your proposals.

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