Research

photo of a graduate researcher and professorIn a region admired for its advances in technology and engineering, Wright State University stands tall in its pursuit of innovation.

From the seven Ohio Centers of Excellence to the Wright State Research Institute, the university's community of researchers and thought leaders are solving problems and turning the unknown into the known.

Explore the many research centers and university research sectors on campus. See why so many organizations, military units, and universities are seeking to partner with Wright State University.

Graduate Research

Graduate students can work with faculty experts, fellow graduate students, and possibly undergraduate students on the faculty member's research. You can also discuss your ideas for independent research.

Graduate students may apply for Graduate Research Assistantship positions that may be eligible for tuition remission and annual stipends.

Links to on-campus and off-campus research training:

Research Compliance and Responsible Conduct of Research

Research Training

University Libraries

Writing Center

Research News

Jan 17, 2018
Research by Wright State physicists led to a scientific breakthrough that promises to make the LED lighting more efficient and affordable.
Jan 11, 2018
Nathan Adams, a computer science graduate student, works with Dan Krane, professor of biology, to review DNA evidence in criminal cases.
Jan 5, 2018
Wright State University professor Amit Sheth is a newly elected Fellow of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.
Jan 5, 2018
Megan Reed stays active through the university scuba program, conducting research in an earth and environmental sciences lab and serving in the Ohio Air National Guard.
Jan 4, 2018
Wright State’s efforts to commercialize inventions, a study of overdose deaths and a trip to the North Pole to measure mercury highlighted the university’s many research initiatives in 2017.
Dec 13, 2017
The study, led by Wright State computer science and social work researchers, uses word games, apps and skin sensors.
Dec 6, 2017
Conducted by SOCHE, The study shows that Wright State University is a leading driver of the Dayton region's economy.
Nov 30, 2017
Wright State nursing educators will measure and improve synergy and teamwork among nursing students in class projects and in the nursing profession.
Nov 27, 2017
The study abroad trip offered psychology and biology majors a chance to study animals in their natural state.
Nov 13, 2017
Amit Sheth finds commercial success with a software system that analyzes big data on social media sites.

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