Skip Menu

Return to Skip Menu

Main Content

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Research

    Two women in a lab
    Two women in a lab
    Three people in a lab
    Woman with test tube
    Two women behind glass
    Two men holding a plant
    Professor with computer and microscope
    Woman in lab
    CALS Research
    CALS Research
    CALS Research
    CALS Research
    CALS Research

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is committed to developing and implementing research that addresses society’s needs and expectations. The college focuses on several key research areas:

  • Improving human and animal health and nutrition
  • Enhancing the quality of the environment
  • Reducing the effects of major infectious diseases
  • Developing value-added products
  • Building viable communities
  • Preventing chronic diseases such as obesity, heart disease, and diabetes

    Proposal Submission

For competitive grants



Find experts from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and Virginia Cooperative Extension in this easily searchable directory


Outstanding Graduate Students

The college named its 2016 Outstanding master's and Ph.D. students who were recognized for their academic achievements, leadership, and experiences beyond traditional course work.

    Outstanding Grad Students

Agency 229 Report

    Agency 229 report cover image

Read how Agency 229 is making a positive impact in the homes, classrooms, farms, and communities across Virginia.





Keep up with CALS

    Facebook logo
    Twitter logo
    Instagram logo
    Google+ logo
    Pinterest logo
    LinkedIn logo
    RSS logo
    Wikipedia logo