Research at RWU

研究、学术和创造力的文化

Roger Williams University is committed to an environment in which research and creativity are integrally related to quality teaching at all levels. The University provides significant resources and administrative support to create active research programs.

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Marine and Biological Research

RWU Faculty, staff, and students are deeply engaged with research at the cutting edge of biology and marine science and technology as well as legal and policy issues around marine affairs. Many of these activities are externally sponsored through research grants from government agencies and departments, private foundations, and corporations.  The science and policy have impact on local, regional, and national interests in sustainability, economics, and society.

Recent Marine and Biological Publications
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Sustainability and Environmental Research

As a cross-cutting research area, 可持续发展和环境研究在整个大学的各个学院进行, centers, and University college.  教师和学生在包括建筑在内的一系列学科中解决问题, engineering, construction management, business, law, politics, and culture.  These efforts continue to grow to meet the important needs of our ecology and environment in the 21st century.

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Innovation and Technology Research

在RWU,创新和技术研究的机会越来越多.  There is an entrepreneurial spirit throughout the University to solve problems using innovative solutions to technical problems, social needs, or educational challenges.  项目包括开放教育资源, cybersecurity programs, maker spaces, and virtual learning.

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Law and Justice Studies Research

At RWU, 在法律和司法研究领域的研究范围从公民自由, constitutional law, national security, international trade, indigenous people’s law, interviewing and interrogation, smart policing initiatives, 通过综合证据共享减少枪支暴力. 本科生和研究生在这些项目上与学院调查人员合作, several funded externally including the Department of Justice and state and local police agencies.

Recent Law and Justice Studies Publications
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Public Humanities and Arts Research

Faculty, students, and staff across disciplines at RWU are engaged in public humanities and arts projects that make underrepresented stories and groups in our region, our country, and around the globe. 这些调查具有包容性的叙述,包括口语, the written, the visual, the theatrical, and the embodied. Projects have ranged from “Hidden Truths: Stories of Race and Place Lecture Series” to “Providence Truth and Reconciliation Process” to “Rhode Island Slave History Medallion Project Research.”

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Roger Williams University is committed to an environment in which research and creativity are integrally related to quality teaching at all levels. The University provides significant resources and administrative support to create active research programs.

Research Compliance Information
Research Information for Faculty
Research Information for Students

Research Resources

Human Subjects Review Board

The HSRB at Roger Williams University (RWU) protects individuals who participate in research conducted at the university or as sponsored by a member of the RWU community. 我们也为学生提供资源和咨询, staff, 以及与人类参与者一起进行研究的教员.

HSRB Information

Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

The Office of Institutional Advancement and the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs work with faculty and staff to secure external foundation and government grants.

Grant Resource Center

Undergraduate Fellowships and Research

RWU provides extensive guidance for undergraduate students seeking a range of prestigious fellowships. 奖学金是由RWU以外的组织提供的奖励. Many provide significant financial support as well as invaluable opportunities to enhance your research, academic goals, and career plans.

Undergraduate Fellowships

Recent Articles by RWU Researchers

Innovation and Technology Research

Justice Studies Research

Marine and Biological Research

Public Humanities and Arts Research

Sustainability and Environmental Research

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