University Research Centers Administration

Georgia State University Research Foundation
The University Research Centers Administrative Office provides support to Georgia State’s newest research collaboratives, university-level research centers. Georgia State’s university-level research centers seek to combine the strengths of Georgia State researchers around specific themes, particularly addressing issues critical to the quality of life in urban centers, with a goal of accelerating its status as a major urban research university.

University-Level Reasearch Centers

  • Center for Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Center for Diagnostics and Therapeutics
  • Center for Molecular and Translational Medicine
  • Center for Nano-Optics
  • Center for Neuroinflammation and Cardiometabolic Diseases
  • Institute for Biomedical Sciences
  • Mark Chaffin Center for Healthy Development


What is a Research Center?
The Office of the Vice President of Research and Economic Development have established guidelines for University Level Research Centers at Georgia State. These guidelines are available for download at Guidelines for URCs.

University Research Centers Administrative office staff:

Belay Tekeste
Grants and Contracts Officer III

Marcus Tillman
Business Manager

Room Reservation

Reserve Conference Room 703 PSC
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  • Maximum capacity of 60 people.
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