Research Is in Our DNA

Stevens was founded by the American pioneers of rail and steam transportation, and today we continue to address society's pressing challenges daily through focused research.

From health informatics to safer bridges, from homeland security to coastal forecasting and planning, from infrastructure, cybersecurity and vessel design to smartphone applications that change the game, we are building a safer, smarter world in collaboration with industry leaders and government agencies.

Foundational Research Pillars

Stevens has chosen to exert particular energy and focus on 6 specific areas that will be critical to national and global planning, governance, infrastructure, safety, security and well-being. The university possesses leading expertise in these areas.

Research News

Select Research Collaborators

Columbia University

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration


New York City Office of the Mayor

Port Authority of New York/New Jersey

City of Hoboken

City of Jersey City

Contact Us

Office of the Vice Provost for Research & Innovation

Location On Campus

Edwin A. Stevens Hall
Room 314

Contact Types

p. 201.216.5280
e. [email protected]
f. 201.216.5203