Other Research Initiatives

Baylor faculty share historic strengths in areas such as business, religion, education, family and consumer sciences, education and more. Learn more about Baylor research across a variety of disciplines that enriches understanding of the ways individuals and societies work, play, learn and worship.

Oct. 10, 2019
Seeing What’s Beneath From High Above
Baylor professor’s research illuminates sub-surface elements of the Moon, Mercury.
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Sep. 19, 2019
"Edutainment's" Power to Reach Millennials
Storytelling that educates and entertains – aka “edutainment” – is a powerful communications tool that can lead to positive health-related changes among multicultural millennials, according to a new marketing study from Baylor University.
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Sep. 17, 2019
Baylor Announces Funding Of Two Endowed Positions
Baylor University today announced the funding of two faculty positions under the Baylor Academic Challenge matching program, creating new faculty positions within the Hankamer School of Business and in support of the University’s Baylor in Latin America Initiative.
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Jul. 25, 2019
Bottom-Line Supervisors Fail To Get Employees' Best
Supervisors driven by profits could actually be hurting their coveted bottom lines by losing the respect of their employees, who counter by withholding performance, according to a new study led by Baylor University.
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Jun. 10, 2019
Mass Anomaly Detected Under the Moon’s Largest Crater
A mysterious mass of material has been discovered beneath the largest crater in our solar system and may contain metal from an asteroid that crashed into the Moon, according to a Baylor University study led by Peter B. James, Ph.D., assistant professor of planetary geophysics.
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May 22, 2019
‘Prosperity Gospel’ Doesn't Create Successful Entrepreneurs
Belief in the “Prosperity Gospel” — that God financially blesses faithful followers — does not turn individuals into successful entrepreneurs. But prosperity beliefs can fuel values linked to entrepreneurial thinking, according to a Baylor University study.
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Jan. 28, 2019
Baylor Professor Examines Social Media and Stereotypes In 2016 Election
A Baylor study examines a contrast to historical gender stereotypes in Facebook memes in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
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Nov. 12, 2018
Impact Of Stress Found In Whale Earwax
In a follow-up to their groundbreaking study, Baylor researchers Stephen Trumble and Sascha Usenko were able to reconstruct baleen whales’ lifetime stress response to whaling and other manmade and environmental factors spanning nearly 150 years.
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