A spirit of innovation and discovery infuses every facet of life at Chapman University. At Chapman, world renowned scholars work side-by-side with students to conduct groundbreaking research that addresses the world’s most pressing issues, exploring topics such as economic development, the intersections of science and technology, human rights, ethics and the teaching of science.
From earthquake forecasting to predicting where the economy is headed, Chapman’s pioneering researchers are opening doors to new avenues for the advancement of global knowledge and understanding.
Involving students in research, at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, truly embodies Chapman’s mission to provide a personalized education of distinction as there are few activities that engage faculty with students more than research. Faculty members serve as both research directors and personal mentors for Chapman students, offering academic guidance, professional advice, encouragement and moral support. The opportunity to collaborate with faculty mentors plays a powerful role in our students’ personal growth and academic development.