Two scientists look at a bacterial culture.


Voiland College is working to power new research and solutions to create a sustainable energy future, to apply technology to preserve our quality of life, and to educate tomorrow’s innovators.

Voiland College is working to achieve innovative and impactful research by:

  • Supporting a diverse portfolio of fundamental and applied research and scholarship
  • Increasing engagement of faculty and students with industry and community partners
  • Enhancing a sense of community that promotes and celebrates scholarly inquiry and external engagement
  • Developing a world-class research program and innovation ecosystem that produces research products and solutions for global challenges
$34M Research Expenditures FY23

Research Areas

Faculty in the Voiland College conduct world-class research tackling critical challenges in areas such as energy, health, the environment, and infrastructure. Learn about work being done in the college’s schools and departments.

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate students are an integral part of the research taking place at Washington State University.

WSU students in all majors can be undergraduate researchers who contribute something new to their field.

Contact Us

Questions about research? Contact the Voiland College Office of Research and Graduate Studies.