研究概述

Making an impact—for the difference

At DU, we empower students 和 faculty to solve the challenging problems of our time. Involvement in scholarly research gives our students the opportunity to gain valuable experience 和 make new discoveries in our labs 和 communities. That’s why we’re among the latest to be recognized as a Very High 研究 University (or “R1”) by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, a distinction that means more opportunities for you, greater impacts for the communities we serve 和 more of the same great research for us.  

Our relationships 和 resources allow us to provide our student 和 faculty researchers with access to funding 和 laboratories that make innovation possible. Combining those relationships 和 resources with our campus-wide dedication to discovery promotes innovative research that goes beyond traditional boundaries.

What Will You Discover?

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跨校园研究

Whether you find your purpose in the liberal arts or the sciences, we’ll provide resources, 支持, 和 research opportunities.

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中心 & 研究院

Discover new ideas 和 methods in social entrepreneurship, 业务, 法律, 服务学习, 和 sports-injury rehabilitation.

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健康 & 健康

Help children cope with abuse 和 neglect, study new treatment methods for traumatic brain injury, 和 improve the technology used to treat hip 和 knee replacements.

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社会 & 文化

Promote diversity 和 international peace initiatives, find new ways to approach 和 improve social inequities, 和 develop effective ways to teach young children mathematics.

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技术 & 科学

We're pushing the envelope in unmanned systems, manipulating light in new ways, 和 envisioning the future of energy transfer. DU students are award-winning research contributors 和 founders of successful spinoff companies.

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新闻报道

Watch coverage of our academic research endeavors across local 和 national news media.

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Our faculty constantly produce remarkable work.

探索 our faculty recognition book to learn more about recent accomplishments in scholarship, research 和 creative work.

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Solution-Based 研究

We unleash the potential of autistic children, promote sustainability in our communities, 和 increase academic achievement in disadvantaged populations. We’ve even found ways to take the court out of divorce—an initiative that later spun off into its own non-profit.

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Anthropology professor Bonnie Clark is using new 3-D printing technology to give students a taste of what it's like to examine ancient artifacts. By printing 3-D models of ancient objects, students can conduct research on a physical object without worrying about harming a one-of-a-kind relic.

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Studying STEM in Ethiopia

A PhD student in our Higher Education program, Meseret Hailu researches the persistence of women in undergraduate STEM majors in Ethiopia. Meseret conducted interviews with 30 women studying STEM in Ethiopia. She also surveyed 275 women electronically to ensure the reliability of her data.

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Undergrads Team with Nike

DU undergraduate engineering students teamed up with Nike to assess the stability of athletic shoes. Combining medical science 和 engineering, their work could help reduce injury 和 improve performance.

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研究经费 & 支持

DU invests more than $1 million annually to 支持 faculty 和 student research projects. One out of five students on campus receive payment from research grants, with faculty 和 graduate students bringing in over $25 million in external research funding annually. The 支持 we offer isn't limited to the financial realm, with graduates identifying the one-on-one research interactions with faculty as the most valuable part of their college experience.

$40M 总计 research funding at DU is over $40 million.

275 DU is currently home to 275 funded faculty members.

$11m Graduate Teaching 和 研究 Assistant Stipend Funding: $11,467,127

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There's always more to know

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A 研究 Model That Benefits Everyone

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Work Alongside Corporations & 非营利组织

From Arrow Electronics to the Peace Corps, corporations 和 nonprofits from Colorado 和 across the world rely on our students 和 faculty as problem solvers. These relationships enrich our research community 和 empower our students to develop skills 和 techniques they’ll carry into the workforce.

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Our 研究 Advantage

As a private institution, we protect corporate trade secrets while performing high-value research. DU's commitment to a teacher-scholar model means that students work directly with faculty on solving problems. Our size 和 access to resources allows students to perform cross-disciplinary research.

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科琳Lengsfeld

Senior Vice Provost for 研究 & 研究生教育