Work with Us
Our research projects are developed in partnership with key national and international industry partners in response to the need for solutions to global, national and regional engineering challenges.
As an urban public research institution, The University of Akron recognizes the opportunity to harness our expertise to benefit people, communities, and industry. Research is supported by agencies such as the National Science Foundation, National Institute of Health, NASA, Department of Energy, Department of Defense, private foundations and many industrial partners such as Timken, GE Aviation, Parker Hannifin, Swagelok, Schaeffler, The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, Bridgestone, and others.
Let’s work together to create opportunities for innovation.
Dr. Ajay Mahajan
Associate Dean for Research & Industrial Engagement
Dr. Sadhan C. Jana
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies