The Prairie Research Institute (PRI) and its five constitutent surveys--the Illinois Natural History Survey, Illinois State Archaeological Survey, Illinois State Geological Survey, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, and Illinois State Water Survey--serve the state of Illinois by providing rigorous, objective scientific research, data, and expertise to help understand, manage, and protect our essential natural resources. With around 600 full-time staff, PRI is one of the largest research institutes at the University of Illinois.
PRI is based in Urbana-Champaign, a diverse, affordable, micro-urban community. Learn more about Urbana-Champaign.
With more than 600 employees, the Prairie Research Institute is one of the largest research institutes at the University of Illinois. U of I HR provides more information about applying to and working at the University of Illinois, including available benefits.
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