Home of the Blue Devils, Duke University has about 16,000 undergraduate and graduate students and a world-class faculty helping to expand the frontiers of knowledge. The university has a strong commitment to applying knowledge in service to society, both near its North Carolina campus and around the world. Click the below icons to follow Duke on social media
Bringing together a community working on applied international development; DevLab@Duke connects an interdisciplinary group of social scientists with the community of development practitioners to create rigorous programming, collect monitoring and evaluation data, and conduct impact evaluations of development projects
Evolutionary anthropology is the study of humankind’s place in nature. Our research revolves around how humans arose from our primate ancestors, how our distinctive attributes came to be, and why, from an evolutionary perspective, we behave the way we do.
Duke Biochemistry is one of the few programs that trains in structure/function—where students learn at the molecular level and from the ground up to find the cause and cure of disease.
The Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development delivers state-of-the-art interdisciplinary clinical care, conducts cutting-edge research, trains the next generation of scientists, and advocates for public policies to help ensure people with autism reach their full potential. The Duke Center for Autism is a part of the Duke University School of Medicine and the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences.
Duke-Margolis catalyzes Duke University’s leading capabilities including interdisciplinary academic research and capacity for education and engagement, to inform policy making and implementation for better health and health care. Duke-Margolis partners with funders and experts in healthcare policy and practice from around the world and is advised by an accomplished board of healthcare leaders representing academia, patients, policy research, payers, and providers.
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Duke University School of Medicine is a robust, multidisciplinary academic department dedicated to advancing the care of women through research, education, and patient care. Our department has been a valuable resource for women’s reproductive health, since its founding in 1931. Today, we are at the forefront of women’s reproductive health care and making innovations to better our community, patients, trainees, faculty and health care as a whole.
With support from the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Award and Duke Health, CTSI accelerates real-world translational research at Duke with funding, innovative resources, and nationwide collaborations. CTSI helps to: (1) Accelerate discovery through research; (2) Innovate solutions to translational research challenges; (3) Connect academic stakeholders and community partners locally, regionally, and nationally; (4) Educate researchers and support career development for junior investigators and research staff; (5) Fund promising projects and ideas at critical stages in the research process. Together, we can advance scientific discoveries and build healthy communities.
The Precision Genomics Collaboratory brings together all of the units in Duke focused on genomics research to create a multi-disciplinary community able to tackle challenges in the ever-evolving genomics landscape.
Ormond Center fosters the imagination, will, and ability of congregations and communities to be agents of thriving. We do this by equipping practitioners with mindsets, skillsets, and toolsets they need to serve their field, place, and neighbors.
Duke Doctor of Physical Therapy is a division of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in the Duke University School of Medicine. Through excellence in education, clinical practice, and research, our program has gained an international reputation and has consistently been ranked as one of the top physical therapist programs in the country.
Duke Anesthesiology reflects the comprehensive effort of an exceptional team of anesthesia physicians, nurses, and staff to advance patient care within Duke University Medical Center and the field of medicine at large. Through excellence in physician leadership, research, education, and innovation, we improve perioperative outcomes and establish the very best in patient care.
The Duke Global Health Innovation Center’s mission is to study and support the scaling and adaptation of innovations and related policy reforms to address critical health challenges worldwide. GHIC links global health, health policy, and health innovation efforts across Duke University.