Rutgers University is the State University of New Jersey. It is one of the nation's most diverse student populations, with over 65,000 students. The campuses in New Brunswick provide a central location on the northeast rail and transportation corridors for collaborative research throughout the Northeastern Region. Rutgers is New Jersey's Land-Grant institution within the School of Environmental and Biological Science with the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station and research stations located throughout the state.
The NJAES Office of Research Analytics (ORA) is a unit of the NJAES Office of Research initiated by Dr. Brad Hillman, Sr. Director, NJAES. The mission of the ORA is to bring cutting-edge, cost-effective analytical, economic and technological research tools and techniques to bear on research, teaching, and extension efforts.