Welcome to Northwestern Scholars

Northwestern Scholars is a searchable database of research expertise across all disciplines at Northwestern University. Explore the profiles and research output (publications, visual works, performances, patents, etc.), citations, altmetrics, and grants of thousands of scholars. Learn about core research facilities at Northwestern. Discover the research expertise of Northwestern's wide-ranging schools, departments, institutes, centers, and graduate programs, and view collaboration networks among researchers within Northwestern and with external scholars.

Northwestern Scholars is managed by the Research Analytics unit within the Office for Research at Northwestern University.

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Five Northwestern Buffett Institute Global Working Groups received funding to collaborate across disciplines and sectors to address global challenges (Epistemic Reparations, Women Leaders in Academia, Water Insecurity, Opioid Crisis, and Media Literacy) and contribute towards achieving United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).


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United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs)

The UN SDGs are a series of goals that form the core of the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, an urgent call for action by all countries to form a global partnership to address several critical challenges. Click on a goal tile to explore how Northwestern researchers and their work are contributing towards achieving it. To learn more about the UN SDGs visit: https://sdgs.un.org/goals.

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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