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North Carolina Collaboratory

Scientific Research Expertise for Policymaking

The North Carolina Collaboratory was established by the North Carolina General Assembly in 2016 to utilize and disseminate the research expertise across the University of North Carolina System for practical use by state and local government.

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Joint Research Initiative Focusing on Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Students, Schools

June 22, 2022

The NC Department of Public Instruction and the Collaboratory are leading a joint $6 million effort to spur research on the impact of COVID-19 on student learning and the evaluation of existing policies and programs aimed at overcoming those challenges.

North Carolina Collaboratory and N.C. Department of Environmental Quality Announce New Fellowship Program, a Continuation of a Long-Existing Partnership

June 21, 2022

The first four Collaboratory Research Fellows are experts in their fields and since its establishment have been leaders of the PFAS Testing Network.

Request for Proposals: Addressing the Impact of COVID-19 on Student Learning in North Carolina

June 9, 2022

The Collaboratory is requesting research and evaluation proposals addressing the impact of COVID-19 on student learning across North Carolina and the efficacy of state and local policies and programs put in place during the pandemic.

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Call for Applications: Graduate Research Assistant

June 2, 2022

The North Carolina Collaboratory is hiring a Graduate Research Assistant for the 2022-23 academic year. The position will assist with the coordination of research studies, develop policy proposals and provide background research.