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

Oct 19, 2018
The research study “Dietary Fatty Acids Sustain the Growth of the Human Gut Microbiota” was published online in Applied and Environmental Microbiology.
Oct 19, 2018
Elliott Brown, the Ohio Research Scholars Endowed Chair in Sensors Physics, and his team of researchers were recognized for their research on the polarization of electromagnetic radiation, or radio waves.
Oct 16, 2018
Wright State research engineer Matthew Sherwood receives $501,000 from the U.S. Navy to study the effects of fatigue and reduced oxygen.
Oct 10, 2018
In a new study, Marlese Durr examined how African American women, specifically stylists, coped with and continued to work during the 2008 economic recession.
Oct 10, 2018
The Central Research Forum will include a poster session showcasing biomedical, clinical, medical education and public health research conducted at Wright State.
Oct 4, 2018
The award from the National Institutes of Health is designed in part to help expose undergraduate students to research.
Sep 28, 2018
Two Wright State graduate students were honored for developing a model that could be used to help patients with sickle cell disease better manage their pain.
Sep 27, 2018
Wright State computer science and engineering researchers are helping to develop a pilotless drone that could ferry medical supplies or emergency responders to disaster zones.
Sep 25, 2018
Virtual reality equipment that will help teach everything from anatomy to science and engineering will be available to Wright State students thanks to a workforce development award from the state.
Sep 5, 2018
Kate Excoffon, professor of biology in the College of Science and Mathematics, received a $1.8 million grant to research an anti-viral therapy to combat respiratory infections.

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