The following tools will help students and faculty find other faculty members who are working in their areas of interest. Other tools, notably COS Pivot, also contain features designed to connect users with other researchers.
REACH NC allows users to find experts and assets within North Carolina’s higher education and research institutions. Currently, REACH NC mainly includes expert profiles selected from the life sciences, physical sciences, and engineering. The project hopes to eventually encompass experts in all fields.
UNC’s Center for Global Initiatives maintains a database of bios for UNC faculty with experience conducting research abroad. It is searchable by topic, region, and language and is available to faculty, students, and the general public free of charge.