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    Many businesses in Kansas City partner with our faculty on various engineering and computer projects. Our faculty are experts in a myriad of subjects. Contact us to be connected with someone working in your field.

The world-class research conducted in Kansas City has brought national and international recognition to UMKC’s School of Computing and Engineering.

Here is just a small sample of sources from which our faculty have secured funding.

  • National Institutes of Health
  • National Science Foundation
  • Department of Defense
  • Department of Transportation
  • Office of Naval Research
  • Snap, Inc. (Snapchat)
  • Samsung
  • Alibaba (Ant Financial)
  • Honeywell
  • Children’s Mercy Hospital
  • NASA Goodard Space Flight Center
  • Qualcom

Our faculty members constantly look to new areas of exploration. We have completed co-sponsored research projects with every other school on UMKC’s campus and nearly 30% of our research is in partnership with our colleagues at UMKC’s medical campus, the UMKC School of Nursing, School of Dentistry, School of Pharmacy, and School of Medicine.


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Katherine Bloemker, Ph.D. Associate Teaching Professor and Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering
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