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About the iSEED Institute

A university-wide institute at UB, the iSEED strives to build a culturally and intellectually diverse and academically inclusive community of graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty and staff.

iSEED focuses on excellence in education, engagement in research, mentoring and enhancement of professional development central to the UB mission.
Learn more about the leadership and administration involved with iSEED.
Seven schools with graduate programs in STEM fields form the iSEED.
The School of Architecture and Planning is the only such school in the SUNY system and offers SUNY’s only accredited professional master of architecture (MArch) degree.
In addition to the iSEED, there are many departments and offices at UB that provide resources for students, faculty, and staff regarding diversity and equality.
UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our thinking, research, creative activity and people positively impact the world.
The Buffalo-Niagara region is a major metropolitan area with a diverse blend of communities, each with its own distinct character and all united in a rich panorama of life.
Let us know if you would like more information about iSEED.