Baylor in Latin America Research

Baylor in Latin America Research

The Baylor in Latin America initiative encompasses nearly every school and college at the University in research, scholarship and service across Latin America and along the Texas border. This initiative is responsive to demographic and future trends, driven by a goal of service to our neighbors. Learn more about Baylor in Latin America research.

Jul. 16, 2021
Baylor Presents Significant R1 Progress Report at Board of Regents Meeting
Significant strides made over the past four years across numerous metrics have the University projected to achieve its R1 goals by 2024.
Jan. 28, 2021
Baylor Continues Illuminate Progress, Research Growth in 2020
Amidst the challenges of presented in 2020, Baylor faculty "knocked it out of the park," exceeding significant research goals. A variety of research metrics and external honors, staff additions, new programs and more demonstrated substantial growth towards Baylor's Illuminate vision.
Jan. 19, 2021
Changing Diets May Best Explain Global Childhood Obesity Crisis
Findings among children in Amazonian Ecuador offer insight into the relative importance of diet versus energy expenditure for rise in obesity.
Aug. 13, 2020
Baylor Researcher Selected to Join Prestigious CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Program
Baylor anthropologist Sam Urlacher, Ph.D., earns research funding, career development support from leading international research organization.
Jun. 25, 2020
Baylor Faculty Earn Four NSF CAREER Development Awards
Baylor University’s drive toward Research 1 (R1) status received a major boost this spring as four faculty members earned prestigious CAREER development awards from the National Science Foundation (NSF).
May 15, 2020
Baylor Announces Illuminate Progress, New Ph.D. Programs
Baylor University exceeded stretch goals in research expenditures and saw substantial growth in research awards over the previous fiscal year, President Linda A. Livingstone, Ph.D., shared in her quarterly report to the Board of Regents. Additionally, two new Ph.D. Programs and a Master's program have been announced.
Mar. 17, 2020
Majority Opposed to Separating Immigrant Families at US/Mexico Border
Political conservatism is the strongest correlation among supporters of the ‘zero-tolerance’ policy that resulted in family separations, Baylor researchers find
Feb. 10, 2020
Engaged Learning and the Future Workforce
As universities and industry leaders seek to solve societal challenges, it is vital to have access to experienced leaders and develop future leaders. Baylor's engaged learning environment and commitment to research at the highest levels prepares students to be problem-solvers who thrive in dynamic environments.