Research

At the Newark College of Arts & Science, our world-class faculty maintains Rutgers University’s 250-year-old legacy of producing high-impact scholarship making a difference in our city, state, nation and world.

It’s a legacy we’re proud of as we pursue our twin mission of cutting-edge research and teaching. Our professors, the best and brightest in their fields, push the frontiers of knowledge, tackle pressing issues in need of solutions, and win prestigious honors along the way, including NSF, NIH and NEA grants, and awards from the Mellon, Guggenheim, Ford and McKnight Foundations, to name a few.

Our faculty have won numerous awards for their publications, including the Lambda Literary Award, American Book Award, Liberty Legacy Award in Civil Rights History, and Lannan Award.

Research Spotlight

New Snake Species Hiding in Plain Sight

Rutgers-Newark’s Sara Ruane discovers four new ground snakes in New Guinea

Sara Ruane
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Centers & Institutes

Visit the many hubs of research at Arts & Sciences