Resources for Faculty

The Institute offers a variety of resources for BU faculty, and continues to develop new ideas in order to better support faculty research. Current resources for faculty include:

Administrative & Technical Teams: Institute Affiliates can access proposal development and submission support, plan high-profile events, and more.
Collaborative Space & FacilitiesInstitute Faculty Affiliates can host meetings and events at the Institute’s state-of-the-art facilities.
Faculty AffiliationBy becoming an affiliate, BU faculty can tap into the Institute resources.
Graduate Student Fellows Program: Institute Affiliates can nominate outstanding PhD students, both to recruit the best and brightest to BU, and to recognize continuing students’ achievements.
Hariri Research Awards: Institute Affiliates can apply for seed funding for cross-disciplinary computational and data-driven research.
IS&T Research Computing Services: BU researchers can receive scientific computing and visualization support through BU IS&T.
Junior Faculty Fellows Program: Institute Affiliates can recognize and support early career colleagues pursing computational research.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center: BU researchers have access to the world-class computing resources of the MGHPCC.
Mass Open Cloud: Faculty have access to this shared cloud platform with an Infrastructure as a Service offering based on OpenStack.
Platforms for Education & Training: Faculty can develop new experiential learning and innovative training platforms with support from the Institute.
Software & Application Innovation Lab: Faculty can access SAIL for software development support.