The Humanities Institute sponsors a diverse range of programs
and research projects that promote original, theoretically informed
thinking and experimental art. The center seeks to create a vibrant
intellectual community, both on and off campus.
The Research Institute on Addictions (RIA) has a 40-year
history of excellence in scientific research that has earned
it a national and international reputation for leadership in the
study of alcohol and substance-abuse issues.
The Baldy Center is an endowed, internationally recognized
institute supporting UB graduate students and faculty from 17
academic departments in interdisciplinary research, conferences and
The $118 million CTRC, under construction on UB's
Downtown Campus, will unify the Buffalo Translational
Consortium—14 regional partners dedicated to clinical care,
translational research and business incubation.
The CCR is a leading academic supercomputing facility that
maintains a high-performance computing environment, high-end
visualization laboratories and support staff with expertise in
computing, visualization and networking.
The Great Lakes Program was established in 1985 to support
multidisciplinary efforts to protect and preserve the Great Lakes
ecosystem—home to more than 40 million people in the United
States and Canada.