Research

Supporting research, scholarship and creative activity

Georgia Southern University is a comprehensive institution. As a Carnegie Doctoral/R2 high research university and the largest institution for higher education in the southern half of Georgia, our faculty and students are actively engaged in research and scholarship efforts across all eight academic colleges. Georgia Southern prides itself on a balanced level of undergraduate and graduate student engagement that assists and supports our extensive scholarship efforts and is committed to experiential learning.

The Office of Research has overall administrative responsibility for developing, coordinating, and stimulating research, scholarship, creative activities, economic development and commercialization opportunities. To further these activities, the Office of Research facilitates collaborations and partnerships with federal, state, industrial, nonprofit and community entities. Georgia Southern University serves to bring together education, student engagement, research activity and collaborations in ways that benefit the community, the state and the nation.

In the News

Georgia Southern researchers say 2019 sea turtle season is breaking records

an adult sea turtle covered in sandy crawls across a beach toward the ocean.  There is a driftwood tree half buried in the sand in the background.

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