FACULTY RESEARCH & CREATIVE

We recognize and celebrate scholarship in many forms.

Whether it’s traditional research, creative artistry, or engaged scholarship, our faculty and students advance the human experience through creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking.  

Faculty Research Support

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Research Highlights

$9.6 million

of funded research
& scholarship
, 2013-18

400+

active research projects

15

centers and institutes
devoted to research

2

Programs of Research and Scholarly Excellence: the Center for Literary Publishing and the Public Lands History Center

Faculty Stories

Sammy Zahran and David Mushinski

Economics
Disease outbreak in Flint, Michigan

Sarah Payne

History
New Mexico Japanese-American confinement camps

Jeffrey Snodgrass

Anthropology
Conducting ethnographic research in gamers’ virtual worlds

Eric Ishiwata

Ethnic Studies
Race relations in Fort Morgan, Colorado

Teacher Scholars

University Distinguished Professors
University Teaching Scholars
Best Teacher Award Winners
Excellence in Teaching Award Winners

Our faculty not only conduct research, they bring their talents and expertise into the classroom.