Current Research Operations

Last updated: January 5, 2021, 10:00 am

In light of state-wide and local guidance advising residents to shelter in place, researchers have transitioned their research activities to majority-remote operation and suspended on-campus research to the greatest extent possible.

Phase 2 of research recovery is currently proceeding with a carefully considered building-by-building approach that initially focuses on buildings that provide a home to experimental laboratory research. Planning for Phase 3 of research recovery is also underway.

COVID-19 related funding opportunities are listed here and you can find highlights of the COVID-19 related efforts of UC Berkeley's research community here.  The university has also launched an online video series, Berkeley Conversations: COVID-19 to connect our leading experts with the public they serve, and each other.

If you have submitted a Critical on-Campus Research Continuity Request to allow the continuation of ongoing critical experiments or COVID-19 related research, please be sure to review these FAQs

Please see the UC Berkeley COVID-19 Resources for general campus-wide information and updates.