Research & Outreach

Research Activity

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi maintains an Office of Research and Scholarly Activity that that can provide more information about research in the Department of Life Sciences and throughout the campus. The Compliance Office, assists faculty, staff and students in understanding and complying with regulatory requirements for research (for example, using human beings or animals as research subjects, biosafety, etc.).

The Department of Life Sciences offers many opportunities for research, and many faculty members employ research assistants or provide research opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students. If you are interested in life science research, browse through the Life Sciences Faculty List and contact a faculty member whose interests are similar to yours. The College of Science and Technology also maintains a College-Wide Student Research Page.

Research Centers

Several major Research Centers are affiliated with the university and/or are located on campus.

Research Facilities

In the field and in the laboratory, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi provides modern Facilities for use in research and teaching.

Outreach Activity

The College of Science & Technology also sponsors and/or is affiliated with many Outreach Programs. Often, these emphasize research and/or education that is of direct benefit to the community.

Partners in Research and Education

Many academic institutions and state and federal agencies also have offices in the local area (some have offices on the A&M-Corpus Christi campus). These institutions and agencies fund, offer advice on and participate in many student and faculty research projects.

The city of Corpus Christi also provides research possibilities. It is the home of public research/educational institutions such as the:

Corpus Christi is also a regional health-care center. Several local hospitals are clinical affiliates for training and research: