Mercer Engineering Research Center


As the non-profit research and applied engineering arm of the University, the Mercer Engineering Research Center (MERC) provides sustainable research solutions to government agencies, the Department of Defense, commercial entities, and more.

Established in 1987 in Warner Robins, MERC employs more than 160 engineers, scientists, professors, and support staff. MERC also employs current engineering students, giving them substantial experience and knowledge working alongside expert engineers solving real-world problems.