Appendix F: CSU Centers and Institutes

Table 4. Centers and Institutes—Agriculture

Campus

Entity Name

Chico

Agribusiness Institute 

Agricultural Teaching and Research Center (ATRC) 

Fresno

The California Agricultural Technology Institute (CATI) 

Center for Agricultural Business (CAB) 

Viticulture and Enology Research Center 

Pomona

AGRIscape 

Center for Turf, Landscape and Irrigation Technology (CTILT) 

San Luis Obispo

Agricultural Safety Institute (INACTIVE) 

Brock Center for Agricultural Communication 

Dairy Products Technology Center 

Irrigation Training and Research Center 

Table 5. Centers and Institutes—Biotechnology

Campus

Entity Name

Fullerton

Center for Applied Biotechnology Studies 

Institute for Molecular Biology & Nutrition 

San Diego

California State University Program for Education and Research in Biotechnology (CSUPERB) 

Microchemical Core Facility (MCF) 

San José

Biotechnology Education and Research Institute 

Table 6. Centers and Institutes—Criminal Justice

Campus

Entity Name

Long Beach

Center for Criminal Justice Research and Training 

Los Angeles

California Forensic Science Institute 

San Bernardino

Center for Criminal Justice Research 

Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism

San José

Bureau of Administration of Justice 

Table 7. Centers and Institutes—Engineering

Campus

Entity Name

Dominguez Hills

OSHA Training Institute

Humboldt

Schatz Energy Research Center

Long Beach

Center for Excellence in Construction 

Center for Advanced Logistics Management Systems (CALMS) 

Los Angeles

Center for Spatial Analysis and Remote Sensing

Northridge

Interdisciplinary Materials Science Research Center (with Science and Mathematics) 

Pomona

Center for Light Education and Applied Research 

Engineering Institute 

Maximizing Engineering Potential 

San Diego

Concrete Research Institute 

Energy Engineering Institute 

San Diego Center for Materials Research 

San Francisco

Engineering Design Center 

Industrial Assessment Center 

Center for Computing for Life Sciences

San José

Materials Characterization and Metrology Center 

San Luis Obispo

Cal Poly National Pool Industry Research Center 

Center for Sustainability in Engineering 

Electric Power Institute 

Renewable Energy Institute 

Table 8. Centers and Institutes—Education

Campus

Entity Name

Bakersfield

Center for Economic Education and Research 

Center for the Osher Lifelong Learning 

Channel Islands

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute 

Chico

Center for Bilingual/Multicultural Studies 

Center for Mathematics and Science Education 

Center for Regional and Continuing Education (RCE) 

Center for the Study of Computers in Education 

Northern California Local Government Leadership Institute (LGLI) 

Reading Center 

Religion and Public Education Resource Center (RPERC) 

Dominguez Hills

Center for the Advancement of Diversity in Science and Mathematics

Center for History and Social Science Education

Center for Learning and Academic Support Services

Center for Mathematics and Science Education 

Center for Teaching Careers

Center for Training and Development 

Infant-Toddler Development Center 

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

East Bay

Center for Economic Education (CEE) 

Walter J. McHugh Reading and Curriculum Resource Center 

Fresno

Bonner Center for Character Education and Citizenship 

California Mini-Corps 

California Reading and Literature Project Fresno/Central Valley Region 

Center for Research, Evaluation, Assessment and Dissemination (CREAD) 

Central Valley Educational Leadership Institute (CVELI) 

Central Valley Science Project (CVSP) 

San Joaquin Valley Mathematics Project (SJVMP) 

San Joaquin Valley Writing Project (SJVWP) 

Science and Math Education Center 

Center for Economic Research and Education of Central California 

Institute for International Credentials Evaluation 

Fullerton

Center for Children Who Stutter 

Community Learning and Literacy Center 

Center for Excellence in Science & Mathematics Education 

Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning in Mathematics

Center for Economic Education

Center for Research in Educational Access and Leadership

Community Learning and Literacy Center

Humboldt

Center for Educational Excellence, Collaboration and Inquiry 

Humboldt Science and Mathematics Center 

Long Beach

Center for the Advancement of Philosophy in the Schools 

Center for Collaboration in Education 

Center for Disability Studies and Scholarship 

Los Angeles

Center for Language Minority Education and Research 

Center for Excellence in Early Intervention 

Center for Technology Education 

Maritime Academy

Academic Enrichment Program 

Northridge

Institute for the Advancement of Educational Studies and Programs (College Umbrella) 

Center for Partnerships for Educational Reform 

Center for Research and Innovation in Elementary Education 

Center for Professional Development and Educational Outreach 

Special Education Institute for Research, Innovation and Teaching (SPIRIT) 

Center for Achievement for Adaptive Physical Activity and Therapeutic Exercise 

Pomona

Center for Education and Equity in Mathematics, Science & Technology 

Sacramento

Cross-Cultural Resource Center 

Center for Mathematics and Science Education (MASE) 

Center for Higher Education Leadership and Policy Studies

Center for Interdisciplinary Molecular Education, Research and Advancement

San Bernardino

Learning Research Institute 

California Council on Economic Education (CCEE) 

Center for Equity in Education 

Center for the Enhancement of Mathematics Education 

San Bernardino

Center for the Study of Correctional Education

Watson & Associates Literacy Center

The Center for Teaching English Learners

San Diego

Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) 

National Center for the Study of Children's Literature (NCSCL) 

National Language Resource Center/Language Acquisition Resource Center (LARC) 

International Institute for the Commercialization of Biomedical Innovation (IICBI) 

International Technology and Trade Network (ITTN) 

Center for the Study of Personal Financial Planning (CSPFP) 

Center for Educational Leadership, Innovation, and Policy 

Center for Equity and Biliteracy Education Research (CEBER) 

Interwork Institute 

Center for Learning, Instruction, and Performance Technologies 

Pre-College Institute (PCI) 

Qualcomm Institute for Innovation and Educational Success 

Center for Social Equity Technical Assistance 

Center for the Study of International Education 

Center for Research in Mathematics and Science Education (CRMSE) 

San Francisco

Center for Early Care and Education, Professional Development and Research (Children’s Campus)

California Research Institute on the Inclusion of Students with Significant Disabilities 

Center for Adult Education 

Center For Integration and Improvement of Journalism

Center for Modern Greek Studies

American Poetry Center/Archive

Institute for Civic & Community Engagement

San José

Center for Educational Research on Dyslexia 

San Luis Obispo

California Center for Construction Education 

Central Coast Center for Arts Education 

Collaborative-Agent Design (CAD) Research Center 

University Center for Excellence in Math and Science Education 

Table 9. Centers and Institutes—Entertainment

Campus

Entity Name

Northridge

Entertainment Industry Institute (EII) 

Table 10. Centers and Institutes—Energy

Campus

Entity Name

Humboldt

Schatz Energy Research Center 

Northridge

Energy Research Center 

Sacramento

California Smart Grid Center

San Diego

Energy Engineering Institute 

Center for Energy Studies 

San Luis Obispo

Electric Power Institute 

Renewable Energy Institute 

Table 11. Centers and Institutes—Environment

Campus

Entity Name

Bakersfield

Center for Environmental Studies (Facility for Animal Care and Treatment) 

Chico

Center for Ecosystem Research (CER) 

Dominguez Hills

Center for Urban Environmental Research (CUER)

Fresno

California Water Institute (CWI) 

Fullerton

California Desert Studies Center 

Southern California Marine Institute 

Institute for Economics & Environmental Studies 

The South Central Coastal Information Center 

Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary 

Humboldt

Institute for Redwood Ecology 

The Klamath Watershed Institute 

Northern California Institute of Marine Sciences 

Schatz Energy Research Center 

Institute for Spatial Analysis

Monterey Bay

Watershed Institute 

Institute for Global Learning 

Northridge

Energy Research Center 

Center for the Study of Biodiversity 

Pomona

John T. Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies 

Sacramento

Center for Regional Environmental Science and Technology

San Bernardino

Palm Springs Institute for Environmental Sustainability 

San Diego

Southwest Consortium for Environmental Research and Policy (SCERP) 

Coastal and Marine Institute 

Field Station Programs 

Center for Inland Waters 

San José

Center for Development of Recycling 

San Luis Obispo

Coastal Resource Institute 

Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute 

Center for Coastal Marine Sciences 

Stanislaus

Endangered Species Recovery Program (ESRP)

Table 12. Centers and Institutes—Health

Campus

Entity Name

Bakersfield

Public Service Institute 

Nursing Center for the Advancement of Research/Evaluation 

Chico

Center for Nutrition and Activity Promotion 

Dominguez Hills

Center for Orthotics and Prosthetics

East Bay

Institute for Mental Health and Wellness 

Fresno

Central California Center for Excellence in Nursing (CCEN) 

Central California Center for Health and Human Services (CCCHHS) 

Central California Children's Institute 

Central Valley Health Policy Institute 

Central California Institute for Healthy Aging 

Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) 

Fullerton

Center for the Study of Economics of Aging and Health 

Center for the Advancement of Responsible Youth Sport 

Sport and Movement Institute 

Center for Cancer Disparities Research 

Center for the Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles and Obesity Prevention

Fibromyalgia Research and Education Center

CSUF Institute of Gerontology

Long Beach

Center for Behavioral Research and Services 

Center for Career Studies 

Center for Health Care Innovation 

Center for Latino Community Health, Evaluation and Leadership Training 

Kinesiotherapy Center at Community Hospital of Long Beach 

Movement Science Laboratories 

Los Angeles

Applied Gerontology Institute 

Institute of Nursing 

Northridge

Valley Trauma Center 

Institute for Health and Human Development (College Umbrella)

Marilyn Magaram Center for Food Science, Nutrition and Dietetics 

Center for Achievement for Adaptive Physical Activity and Therapeutic Exercise 

Center for the Study of Leisure and Play Behavior 

Center for Health Ethics and Policy 

Center for Health Research and Community Service 

Physical Therapy Center for Advanced Clinical Practice (PTCACP) 

Center for Cancer and Developmental Biology 

Sacramento

Center for Health & Human Services Research 

San Bernardino

Center for the Promotion of Health Disparities Research and Training

San Diego

International Institute for the Commercialization of Biomedical Innovation (IICBI) 

Center for Behavioral and Community Health Studies (BACH) 

Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health 

California Distance Learning Health Network (CDLHN) 

Communications Clinic for Speech, Language, Hearing Disorders and Deafness 

Heart Institute 

Institute for Nursing Research 

June Burnett Institute for Children, Youth and Families 

The California PARENT Center 

Institute for Public Health 

Center for Public Health Security 

Institute for Public Security and Health (IPSH) 

Center for Optimal Health and Performance (COHP) 

Center for Behavioral and Community Health Studies (BACH) 

Center for Behavioral Teratology (CBT) 

Heart Institute 

San Francisco

Health, Mobility & Safety Lab 

Institute for Holistic Healing 

Health Equity Institute

Institute on Disability

Institute on Gerontology

San José

Center for Human Services Development 

Institute for Nursing Research & Practice 

Table 13. Centers and Institutes—Marine

Campus

Entity Name

Fullerton

Southern California Marine Institute 

Humboldt

Northern California Institute of Marine Sciences 

Monterey Bay

Seafloor Mapping Lab 

San Luis Obispo

Center for Coastal Marine Sciences 

Table 14. Centers and Institutes—Security

Campus

Entity Name

Fullerton

Forum for Advanced Security Technologies (FAST) 

Pomona

Center for Information Assurance 

San Bernardino

Information Assurance and Security Management Center

San Diego

Institute for International Security and Conflict Resolution (IISCOR) 

Institute for Public Security and Health (IPSH) 

Visualization Center 

Table 15. Centers and Institutes—Social Science

Campus

Entity Name

Dominguez Hills

African American Political and Economic Institute

Center for History and Social Science 

Institute for the Study of Cultural Diversity and Internationalization

Multicultural Center

Urban Community Research Center

Fresno

Central California Social Welfare, Evaluation, Research and Training Center (SWERT) 

Social Science Research Laboratory 

Fullerton

Center for Demographic Research 

Center for Ethnographic Cultural Analysis

Center for Insurance Studies

Center for Oral and Public History

Center for Public Policy

Center for Study of Emerging Markets

Decision Research Center

Developmental Research Center

Gianneschi Center for Nonprofit Research

Twin Studies Center

Social Science Research Center 

Humboldt

Center for Applied Social Analysis and Education 
California Center for Rural Policy
Institute for Spatial Analysis

Long Beach

Institute for Integrated Research in Materials, Environments, and Society 

Northridge

Valley Trauma Center 

Institute for Social and Behavioral Sciences (College Umbrella) 

Sacramento

Institute for Social Research

San Bernardino

Institute for Child Development and Family Relations

University Center for Developmental Disabilities

San Diego

Center for Qualitative Research 

Social Science Research Laboratory (SSRL) 

Center for Alcohol and other Drug Studies and Services 

San Francisco

The Confucius Institute

Center for Research on Gender and Sexuality

National Sexuality Resource Center

Center for U.S.-China Policy Studies

Ohrenschall Center for Entrepreneurship

Center for Electronic Business

Cesar Chavez Institute

Public Research Institute

Pacific Leadership Institute

Table 16. Centers and Institutes—Transportation

Campus

Entity Name

Long Beach

James Ackerman Center for the Commercial Deployment of Transportation Technologies 

Center for International Trade and Transportation 

San Bernardino

Leonard Transportation Center

San Francisco

Marian Wright Edelman Institute

San José

IISTPS—Norman Y. Mineta International Institute for Surface Transportation Studies 

Table 17. Centers and Institutes—Water

Campus

Entity Name

Fresno

California Water Institute (CWI) 

International Center for Water Technology (ICWT) 

Center for Irrigation Technology (CIT) 

Fullerton

Southern California Marine Institute 

National Center for Water Hazard Mitigation 

Humboldt

The Klamath Watershed Institute 

Monterey Bay

Watershed Institute 

Sacramento

Office of Water Programs

San Bernardino

Water Resources Institute 

San Diego

Center for Inland Waters 

San Francisco

Romberg Tiburon Center for Environmental Studies

San Francisco Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

San Luis Obispo

Irrigation Training and Research Center