Impact and Curiosity Come to Life

The Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact

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Immersed in Discovery

During a year of intensive research and lab experience, the Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars program is developing the next generation of leading researchers.

Meet the Scholars

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Neuroengineer Headlines Faculty Hires

A highly regarded neuroengineer with a track record of success in academics and commercialization - recently as co-founder of an Elon Musk-funded startup - is among three new faculty hires.

Meet the New Hires

Watch the Latest Science Knight Out

Bob Guldberg, Vice President and Executive Director of the Knight Campus, highlights his research on regenerative medicine and shares insights from his career translating new medical devices into improved patient care.


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Career Acceleration

The Knight Campus will provide cutting-edge professional development and training for students.

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Winter 2019: Progressing at an Amazing Pace

Vice President and Executive Director Robert Guldberg shares an update on programming, construction, and partnerships.

Winter 2019 Update from the Executive Director

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Faculty Affiliation

UO faculty who want to be engaged with the Knight Campus' collaborative and interdisciplinary approach can apply for affiliation.

Explore the Affiliation Program

Construction and traffic

Construction on the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact is ramping up. You can track progress on a webcam and read traffic updates.  

Construction Updates

Web Cam

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Knight Campus Videos

A Spectrum of Promise

Laura Lee McIntyre gave a community presentation where she highlighted how early identification of developmental disorders can lead to promising intervention and prevention strategies.

Engineer with Medical Flair

Robert Guldberg will take the helm as executive director of the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact in fall 2018.

Mind, Brain and Reality
David McCormick, director of the Institute of Neuroscience, explored how the human brain creates the reality in which our minds operate at a community presentation. 

OHSU and UO partnership

To further catalyze discovery and scientific impact, senior leaders at OHSU and UO are leading efforts to increase partnerships among faculty at both institutions. Three areas are currently being explored: research collaborations, educational programs, and administrative policies.

Explore the Partnership

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Projects big and small are changing the landscape as the UO prepares for the future

Cerf will discuss 'The Unfinished Business of the Internet' on May 21

Biology and biomedical engineering researcher Tim Gardner is joining the Knight Campus in summer

The Faculty Affiliation Program will connect researchers and others with the campus programs

Lane closures between Onyx and Agate streets will continue through much of the summer

Knight Campus master's students get a shot of real-world experience turning ideas into reality

Robert Guldberg is slated to speak at the Shedd Institute in downtown Eugene on April 24

Innovation Beat will keep readers up to date on the UO's newest lab-to-market research

Robert Guldberg highlights recent internship successes, new partnerships and possibilities